Changes to angel investor thresholds come into effect today despite industry backlash in the North

Despite backlash across the UK tech sector, and outrage across the North, an increase to the financial threshold for angel investors will take effect from today.

From 31 January, a ‘high net worth individual’ will now need an annual income of £170,000 in the last financial year – a big jump from the previous income of £100,000 – or net assets of at least £430,000.

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