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Micro-prise de participation et entrepreneuriat social du point de vue du capital-risque :

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  • Glòria Estapé-Dubreuil

    (CEREN - Centre de Recherche sur l'Entreprise - Start entering a institution, university, grande ecole)

  • Arvind Ashta

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    (CEREN - Centre de Recherche sur l'Entreprise - Start entering a institution, university, grande ecole, Chaire Banque Populaire en Microfinance du Groupe ESC Dijon Bourgogne - Commencez à saisir le nom d'un établissement)

  • Jean-Pierre Hédou

    (CEREN - Centre de Recherche sur l'Entreprise - Start entering a institution, university, grande ecole)

Abstract

Microequity may be the key to overcoming stress of micro entrepreneurs who are over-exposed to micro-credit. French microangels are willing to invest small amounts to help people start their own business and move out of poverty. The French microangels invest through syndication in microenterprise projects. Each angel provides only a few hundred Euros, but together they are able to provide as much as three thousand Euros to firms. They look for social and environmental returns rather than financial returns. These include geographical proximity and solidarity.

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Date of creation: Dec 2012
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Publication status: Published, Strategic Change, 2012, 21, 7-8, 355-368
Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:hal-00812966

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Keywords: Social entrepreneurship; micro-angels; micro-enterprise; micro equity; business angels; venture capital; social investors;

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  1. Carola Jungwirth & Petra Moog, 2004. "Selection and support strategies in venture capital financing: High-techs or low-techs - hands-off or hands-on?," Working Papers 0024, University of Zurich, Institute for Strategy and Business Economics (ISU).
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