There is currently no market for selling your investment on the secondary market. You should plan on holding your investment until the company has an exit. If there is an emergency and you need to liquidate your investment please notify us and we will do everything we can to see if there is another buyer available but we can’t guarantee that you will be able to exit early.
Investing in startups is risky. Therefore, we review startups with the same level of rigor as a traditional Venture Capital Firm. We screen all listing applicants using specific criteria – an evaluation of suitable risk, likelihood of profitability, willingness to give up an equity stake in exchange for capital, etc.—and select only the startups that fit a certain profile.
Please register on our platform to have access to our offerings. We perform institutional level due diligence on all the offerings listed on our site and take the first level of due diligence off investors’ plates. MicroVentures’ licensed brokers are here to provide you with excellent service and answer any questions you might have. Once you are an approved investor you can read our research, and invest at your leisure. Minimum investments are as low as $3,000 per offering and our deal flow is sourced from a variety of sectors.
The SEC defines a “sophisticated investor” as an individual who does not meet the accredited investor definition, who has investing experience, and who can make financial decisions without others’ input.
An “accredited investor” is defined by the SEC as:
Investing in startups is risky. It is important for you to familiarize yourself with our process and become comfortable with risk prior to investing. We suggest reading the “Investors” section of our website to better understand our due diligence process and to get yourself registered with MicroVentures. Once approved, you will have access to all of our resources, the ability to review our current offerings, and the opportunity to invest in startups. From here we will continue to provide support and education to help you become an avid startup investor—so please explore and join us on LinkedIn for updates.