Shareholder’s agreement: Vesting Shares

In the third part of our series on “Introduction to shareholder’s agreement”, we present to you the clause on Vesting Shares. A company may...

Top 20 VCs in France & Europe

The venture capital ecosystem in France is progressively growing. After the UK and Germany, France was ranked as the third largest venture capital in...

A Guide to Seed Fundraising: Why Raise Money?

This article is an excerpt from the essay on A Guide to Seed Fund Raising by Geoff Ralston Startup companies need to purchase equipment, rent offices,...

A Guide to Seed Fundraising: When to Raise Money

This article is an excerpt from the essay on A Guide to Seed Fund Raising by Geoff Ralston. Investors write checks when the idea they hear...

Common investor terms

It is often baffling to not comprehend the difference between common shares and preferential shares or the implications of a term sheet. Common investor...

How to Raise Funding Without Venture Capital!

  New businesses run on the essential supply of periodic financing. One of the greatest challenges facing entrepreneurs is ensuring adequate capital flows to meet...

Investors guide: Different types of investors

Capital raising market has been heavily diversified by non-traditional investors. Start-ups and small and medium scale businesses (SMEs) are the key beneficiaries of this...

A Guide to Seed Fundraising: Meeting Investors

This article is an excerpt from the essay on A Guide to Seed Fund Raising by Geoff Ralston If you are meeting investors at an investor...

Presenting to Investors: A Step-By-Step Guide

Looking for an investor can be daunting for most entrepreneurs, especially if it is their first time. There are several checks at every step,...

Introduction to shareholder agreements

Forewarned is forearmed. Although alarming, the expression states the advantage of being prepared, when equipped with knowledge in advance. A shareholder agreement forearms your...