ACA Benefits and Services for Members

The Angel Capital Association provides all accredited investor members with investment and angel group operational best practices, and opportunities for networking, syndication and collaboration. ACA continues to expand and enhance service offerings in response to the needs of its membership. Some of the current benefits and services include:

Networking, Collaboration and Syndication

  • Opportunity to work with angels across North America to develop best practices and resources that support angel investing and group operations
  • Opportunity to network and exchange ideas with other members of ACA angel groups during ACA events. ACA members receive special registration rates for ACA sponsored events
    • Annual ACA Summit: The largest gathering of angel investors in the world and online during 2020
    • Regional members-only ACA angel group meetings and calls; education and syndication events focused on regional collaboration
    • Special interest groups for investors interested in Life Sciences, Cleantech, Impact, and Growing Women's Capital
  • Access to the ACA Membership Group Directory to facilitate connections with other angel groups
  • Angel Insights Webinar Series featuring top investors and hot topics for angels. 

Angel Group Growth, Support, Operations & Deal Management

  • Referral of individual angels to ACA member angel groups as potential new group members
  • Access to an ACA Members Only section of the website that provides best practices documents, templates and recommendations related to:
    • Membership orientation and management
    • Angel group marketing and community education on angel investing
    • Screening, due diligence, valuation, term sheets and convertible notes
  • Access to ACA partnerships developed to provide high quality services to our members at affordable member rates:
    • 10% discount for ACA members to access background check services through Verifi
    • Free or reduced cost software subscription to facilitate deal management and syndication ($1000+ value per year) Gust

Professional Development and Industry Trends

  • ACA Angel Insight Webinar Series: Complimentary for members (a $800 value)
  • Access to high quality professional development via a highly regarded annual conference, sector and interest-based investor peer groups, and engaging online events with experts and peer collaborations - all and exclusive member rates. 
  • ACA educational workshops at exclusive rates
  • Access to presentations and reports that members can use to educate their community on the importance of angel investing

Public Policy

  • Representation of American angels in federal policy issues that affect angel investors and the entrepreneurs angels support
  • Access to information and education on public policy programs that may affect or benefit angels (such as tax credits or new regulations for accredited investors)
  • Opportunity to contribute to the advocacy of public policy that supports and promotes angel investing