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VALUATION RETURNS –FORMULAS - RULES OF THUMB POSTS (20 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 Boston Millennia Partners’ posts appear towards the end of the blog page.

BOSTON MILLENNIA PARTNERS  (2 posts)

Boston Millennia Partners:  Early Stage Investing is Far from an Exact Science

Boston Millennia Partners:  Pre & Post-Money Valuation Formulas

JEFFREY BUSSGANG   (1 post)

Jeffrey Bussgang: Relationship between Option Pool Size & Price

CHRIS DIXON   (2 posts)

Chris Dixon:   How Much Seed Money to Raise

Chris Dixon:  Nothing More Dilutive & Morale-Crushing than a Down Round

BRAD FELD   (2 posts)

Brad Feld:  The Math behind the Valuation Calculations

Brad Feld:   Investors Require Employee Stock Options

JOSH KOPELMAN    (2 posts)

Josh Kopelman:  The Unwritten Term on the Term Sheet

Josh Kopelman:   High Valuations Can Limit Exit Opportunities

BABAK NIVI   (1 post)

Babak Nivi:  The Option Pool Lowers your Effective Valuation

BASIL PETERS    (3 posts)

Basil Peters:  Why VC's Block an Exit

Basil Peters:  Angels Need a 20-25%/yr Return

Basil Peters:  When Can You Sell?

MARK SUSTER (5 posts)

Mark Suster:  Be Leary of Too High a Price

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

 Mark Suster:   Mark Suster: Valuation-What It Is & Its Ranges

 Mark Suster:   Dilution Benchmarks & Fundraising

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

FRED WILSON   (2 posts) 

Fred Wilson: An Option Pool is about Price

Fred Wilson:  Fred Wilson's Comfort Zones on Fundraising & Valuation