Funding Rounds

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33 articles in this collection
Written by Anthony Rose, Michael Stresing, Jack Dunning and 7 others
Starting your round on SeedLegals

Our 10-Step Guide to Preparing for Your First Funding Round

Looking to get investment-ready ahead of your first funding round? Here's how!
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Written by Alex Diaper
Updated over a week ago

How do I select my Key Deal Terms?

A guide to building your Term Sheet on SeedLegals
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Written by Aleena Muhammad
Updated over a week ago

Can SeedLegals connect me with investors?

Introductions to angel investors, VCs and investment networks
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

How to value your company and how much equity to give away?

Valuations and offering equity to investors is a major decision. We've got plenty of insights to help you out!
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Written by Michael Stresing
Updated over a week ago

How do I calculate how many shares to give someone to equal a given % equity?

You want to give someone, say, 10% equity, here's how to calculate how many shares to give them.
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

How do I add an investor that's a company or fund, rather than an individual?

Does your investor want to invest through a company? Easy, here's how.
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

Do my investors need to sign a High Net Worth or Sophisticated Investor certificate?

FCA guidelines for individual private investors, high net worth, sophisticated investors and every day investors.
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

3 ways to close your fundraise in under one week

Close your funding round 10X faster using SeedLegals
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago
Negotiating your round

Can I make changes to the terms of an agreement which has already been signed by parties?

It’s sometimes the case that you need to change terms and amend documents mid-fundraising. Here's how to handle that.
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Written by Martyn Yuen
Updated this week

Video tutorial: How to build a term sheet

This video tutorial shows you everything you need to create a term sheet on SeedLegals
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

My investors don’t show up as SEIS or EIS investments

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Written by Jack Dunning
Updated over a week ago

Why investor names and addresses need to be shown in legal documents

Investors asking why their details are appearing in your deal documents? Here's why.
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

Anti-Dilution and Non-Dilution Shares

...and why you should (almost) never ever give them to investors
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

How to calculate preemption amounts

Some say pre-emption. We say preemption. Either way, here's what it is and how to calculate it.
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

What does the Disclosure Letter do, and why do my investors have to sign it?

The Warranties and the Disclosure Letter represent a two-step dance that's a key part of a funding round, here's how it works
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago

Liquidation Preference - What is it, and what do I do if an investor asks for it?

How to give your investors SEIS/EIS-compatible liquidation preference shares, and when to do so
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Written by Anthony Rose
Updated over a week ago