Options

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OPTIONS – OPTION POOL POSTS (15 posts)

The following is a list of the post titles by author under this topic.  Scroll further down this page to find the actual blog post by your selected author.   Author’s posts appear in reverse alphabetical order.  For example, following this list, Fred Wilson’s posts appear towards the beginning of the blog page, and Jeffrey Bussgang’s post appears towards the end of the blog page.   

JEFFREY BUSSGANG (1 post)

Jeffrey Bussgang:   Relationship between Option Pool Size & Price

BRAD FELD  (1 post)

Brad Feld:   Investors Require Employee Stock Options

JASON MENDELSON  (1 post)

Jason Mendelson:   Investors Only Care About Returns & Control

BABAK NIVI   (2 posts)

Babak Nivi:   The Option Pool Lowers your Effective Valuation

Babak Nivi:   Tips When Raising a Seed Round

MARK SUSTER  (5 posts)

Mark Suster:    Be Leary of Too High a Price

Mark Suster:   Dilution Benchmarks & Fundraising

Mark Suster:    The VC Assumes there’s an Option Pool

Mark Suster:    The VC “Squeeze” and Dilution

Mark Suster:    Options are Always Common

FRED WILSON  (5 posts)

Fred Wilson:    An Option Pool is about Price

Fred Wilson:    Options have Board Oversight

Fred Wilson:    Determine Option Pool Needs ‘Round to Round’

Fred Wilson:    Option Pool Gets Increased for Subsequent Rounds

Fred Wilson:  Options Don't Vote