a. To encourage more angel investments from the private sector into early stage companies in technology space.
b. To bridge the early stage investment gap by encouraging qualified individual investors to invest in early stage technology start-ups in Malaysia, to boost the growth of start-ups.
- Accredited angel investors who invested in a certified technology-based start-ups (Investee Company).
- There must be NO familial ties between angel investor and investee.
- The investment must be for the sole purpose of financing activities as approved by the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia.
- Accredited Angel Investor must hold investment for a period of two years before claiming for tax exemption.