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'Business angels' fund French start ups

Small businesses are vital to generate much-needed jobs in France, but as in other countries, many start up firms find it difficult to get financing.

With banks nervous about lending, many entrepreneurs are now turning to private investors, so-called business angels.

Jeremy Howell reports from Paris.

  • 04 Jun 2013
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