November 2005 Venture funding works like gears.
this is the BEST and most complete article I have found so far... by Mar 16
Fred Wilson wrote a useful post on valuation today.
A the end of the year, I completed a financing that was much more difficult than it needed to be. As Jason Mendelson (our general counsel) and I were whining to each other we decided to do something about it. At the risk of giving away more super-top-secret VC magic tricks, we’ve decided to co-author a series of posts on Term Sheets.
There’s this dance that entrepreneurs and venture capitalists do when it comes time to negotiate the economic terms of an investment. And it all revolves around valuation.
An often overlooked aspect of filing a certificate of formation or articles of incorporation is determining how many shares the new corporation should authorize.
Browse > Home / Series A / How do you calculate Series A price per share? The formula is: [Series A price per share] = [valuation] / [fully-diluted pre-money shares]
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