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JULY 30, 2012 Signaling Pricing Expectations Early in Seed Investment Discussions
Setting a structure and price in advance can also expedite the negotiation process, especially when it’s with multiple parties. Of course, as a funding conversation progresses from an initial to subsequent meetings, the topic of round structure and pricing become much more natural. Above market.
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| | STARTUPCFO
NOVEMBER 24, 2010 The downside of high valuations
When it comes to deal structuring, the higher you push the valuation, the more “protections investors will build in. This means that at exit, they have the option to take their investment cost back before any shareholder gets anything or convert and get whatever % of the proceeds they are entitled to.
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SEPTEMBER 6, 2011 10 Tips for Startups Raising Money from Angels
Are your costs per acquisition going up or down with scale? Deal structure – I could write a full post just on this, but some aspects that were brought up are the need to agree on a reasonable valuation, what investment vehicles are used (convertible debt vs stock, options and warrants and other non-dilutive mechanisms).
| | MARK BIRCH
AUGUST 16, 2011 Include Deal Terms or Not?
I had a discussion the other night with an entrepreneur about whether to include specific deal terms in the pitch deck or investor meetings.
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CRACKING THE CODE Cracking The Code: The Bessemer 10 laws of SaaS - Fall 2008.
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2008
Ultimately, finding a low-cost
, repeatable way to show customers how to be successful with your solution is as important as the solution itself. You put into words what we were thinking for our cost
of client. The CLTV is the net present value of the recurring profit streams of a given customer less the acquisition cost
. Really. MORE >>
- Why Leave A Six Figure Corporate Job For Internet Entrepreneurship?
travelled all over the world wherever business deals
were happening, gained tremendous experience and exposure to the Corporate landscape, and learned invaluable life lessons in my career. worked out a similar deal
the next go around, and the snowball started rolling from there. It turns out Sunil has done a few things. Same as above. MORE >>
TAFFY WILLIAMS Bring something to the party when working with others
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
In a different situation, a prospective partner asked a company for a term sheet for a deal
. The deal
was to take place after a study was completed. The sides had not defined the costs
contributed by each side, for the product development. We certainly hope to get something good out of this! Let me digress for a minute. MORE >>
GRASSHOPPERHERDER.COM Piercing the Corporate Veil of Sweat Equity
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2011
Three Card Monty Corporate Structures
. This is my least favorite thing in the world, being offered sweat equity in a corporate structure
that is unnecessarily convoluted. If you’re in a complex structure
with several multinational entities, that risk is compounded. GrasshopperHerder.com. • ABOUT. • CONTACT. MORE >>
SEED STAGE CAPITAL in search of.the ideal term sheet
| MONDAY, AUGUST 24, 2009
For any large deal
, they will convert and be treated like the founders and employees. Most importantly, though, is the cost
savings. VCs really need to move to a deal structure
that doesn’t burn up so much lawyer time negotiating provisions that are almost never used. You can download it on docstoc here. Like This? MORE >>
- Exchangeable shares ANGEL BLOG | THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2007
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