Term Sheets

What the greatest technology investors say about Term Sheets

TERM SHEET POSTS (16 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 except for the “Term Sheet Comments” post which appears towards the beginning of the page.  For the others for example, following this list, Mark Suster’s posts appear towards the beginning of the blog page, and Jeffrey Bussgang’s posts appear towards the end of the blog page.  

JEFFREY BUSSGANG (2 posts)

Jeffrey Bussgang: Be Wary of Term Sheet Tactics

Jeffrey Bussgang:  Relationship between Option Pool Size & Price

CHRIS DIXON  (1 post)

Chris Dixon:  The Company’s Stage: Weighing  Investor Quality vs. Valuation

BRAD FELD  (1 post)

Brad Feld:   The Math behind the Valuation Calculations

JOSH KOPELMAN  (2 posts)

Josh Kopelman:   The Unwritten Term on the Term Sheet

Josh Kopelman:   High Valuations Can Limit Exit Opportunities

JASON MENDELSON  (2 posts)

Jason Mendelson:  Investors Only Care about Two Things

Jason Mendelson:  Investors Only Care About Returns & Control

BABAK NIVI   (2 posts)

Babak Nivi:   The Biggest Mistake Entrepreneurs make when Raising Money

Babak Nivi:  The Option Pool Lowers your Effective Valuation

BASIL PETERS  (1 post)

Basil Peters:   Why VC's Block an Exit

MARK SUSTER   (4 posts)

Mark Suster:  Dilution Benchmarks & Fundraising

Mark Suster:  Fundraising Terms Pile Up with Later Stage Investors

Mark Suster:  VCs Want Big Outcomes & May Block a Sale

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

TERM SHEET COMMENTS  (1 post)