Fred Wilson has another excellent post up titled Venture Fund Economics: When One Deal Returns The Fund. He continues his expose on how VC funds work and builds his thoughts in this post around the statement: "Every really good venture fund I have been involved in or have witnessed has had one or more investments […]
Topic: Venture Capital
Fred Wilson has another post on Venture Fund Returns titled Gross and Net Returns. AsktheVC would like to formally thank Fred for doing our work for us, as we periodically get questions about how VC funds work and to this point have not written posts nearly as detailed as Fred’s.
Today’s great post if by Fred Wilson titled titled Venture Fund Economics. "When I write about venture fund returns, there are always comments and questions that lead me to believe that the economics of a venture fund are not well understood. And since most of the readers and commenters on this blog are people who […]
Q: Your site talks a lot about VCs investing into companies but I can’t find any information online (even on the VCs websites) about how VCs solicit investors to their funds. I want to invest with a VC but I don’t know what is the minimum VCs accept. Who in the firm should I contact […]
Q: My company is backed by VC firm to whom we also pay a $2k/month "consulting fee." We have raised approximately $2MM from them in a Series A. Is that type of consulting payment typical in an early stage venture? A: (Jason) I want to vomit again. We received this question just a few short […]
One of my favorite VC posts of all times was my partner Seth Levine’s post titled How to become a venture capitalist. I regularly get emails from folks looking for a job in the VC industry and I almost always point them at this post. Seth has followed up with a new post titled How […]