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Equity vs. Rev Share

For most founders, raising external funding can be a necessary step in turning their startup vision into a sustainable, scalable business. However, one of the most challenging decisions they face is determining how much equity to give up in exchange … Continue reading

The decision of whether or not to raise external funding may be one of the first strategic choices an entrepreneur has to make. While raising venture capital or taking out a business loan can provide a significant capital injection to … Continue reading

For startups aiming to scale and grow, securing funding can be considered a critical milestone in their journey. However, navigating the complex landscape of funding options can be daunting. Two primary categories of funding—dilutive and non-dilutive—can play an important role … Continue reading

Mitigating Risk

Mitigating Risk

Private market investments have the potential to offer higher growth compared to public market investments, but they also may come with higher risks. Mitigating these risks can be considered important for investors who want to meet certain investment goals. In … Continue reading

Understanding Equity Deal Terms

Understanding Equity Deal Terms

Equity deal terms should be thoroughly understood before choosing to make an investment in a startup. There are multiple combinations, and every equity deal is unique. So how can investors understand the specific terms of the equity deal? How do … Continue reading

For many startups, the long-established method of raising the necessary funds to get their business to the next level can be a long and winding path. From conducting research, to pitching to investors, to negotiating equity valuation and potentially adjusting … Continue reading

Creating a startup investment portfolio can be tricky. It’s impossible to predict when a startup will fail miserably or ascend to the heights of a Silicon Valley Unicorn. But, it is possible to develop a startup investing strategy that can … Continue reading