Posts tagged Convertible bond

Novel First Round Funding Idea as Alternative to Convertible Debt

Most startups these days use convertible debt for first round funding.  Typically, they do a deal that looks like this: $3-$5M cap on the note 15-20% discount on first round valuation 6-8% interest on the note Sometimes, entrepreneurs can get …






Investors Are Sick of Convertible Notes

Because I run in the early stage community, I speak with a lot of founders about early stage financing.  Most of them raise convertible debt notes.  Marc Suster, Brad Feld and Fred Wilson have written about how they work-I have …






Breakfast Links

I didn’t win the Powerball, so back to the salt mines for me.  Don’t throw away your ticket. Geeks.  They have a code.  Researcher wrote a book. Is there more than one type of convertible debt? Is there a Series …