Early-stage valuations may feel uncomfortable for both founders and investors… Is there a simple way?
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A sophisticated investor is an investor that has sufficient capital and experience to evaluate independently the soundness of an investment opportunity, and bring forward such investment process.
Everybody has a desire to accrue wealth – we all want more money for our families and for ourselves. But the vast majority of us…
The key to successfully securing investments for a business is a strong information memorandum, also referred to as an info memo
What are the underlying principles that you should be using in a negotiation? It doesn’t matter whether you’re the one looking to make the investments or the business looking to attract investors because these principles and techniques will always work – whichever side of the negotiating table you happen to be sat on.
WHEN AN INVESTOR SHOULD SIGN ONE?
If you think you have a special idea and you are scared somebody could steal it from you, think again… Many people have the same ideas at the same time, but the difference is all in the execution!
WHY COMES FIRST BUT DON’T FORGET HOW!
Everything starts with “why”, we can probably all agree on that.
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria are an almost mandatory aspect of today’s investment markets. But is this a fad?
WE ARE MAKERS, MARKETERS AND MANAGERS
We believe that in order to deliver amazing results a company must excel at 3 things
This Discounted Cash Flows technique involves deriving the value of a business by calculating the present value of its expected future cash flows. Projected cash flows, inferred from the Business Plan, are used for the five years ahead while the Terminal Value is adopted for the remaining foreseeable future.
How to value my company? Sure, you want to minimize the number of shares you will eventually give to investors, but you don’t want to scare them off as well. Above all being reasonable is the key when it comes to valuing your own company…
But first, let’s talk about the theories behind assets valuation.
OUR MANIFESTO: The world advances thanks to the effort of single brave individuals that innovate starting from zero. All successful companies become institutions sooner or later, and loose the ability to change and fuel progress. And the advancement of our human race is left in the capable hands of Founders and Entrepreneurs.
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