NEW VC Spotlight Features 2012 VC Data, Dilution, Crowdfunding, and Non-Compete Legislation

Each quarter, MBBP compiles a comprehensive database of venture capital transactions that have closed within New England, New York and New Jersey. In our most recent VC Spotlight, MBBP presents the 2012 First Institutional Rounds - Deal Terms in the chart seen below. Further data analysis can be found in this quarter’s VC Spotlight Newsletter. Other articles featured include: …

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NEW VC Spotlight Features Q1 VC Data, NVCA Forms, Crowdfunding, etc.

MBBP publishes VC Data - such as the Q1 2012 First Institutional Rounds Average Investment chart seen below - in a recent VC Spotlight. MBBP compiles a comprehensive database of venture capital transactions that have closed within New England, New York and New Jersey.   Further data analysis can be found in this quarter's VC Spotlight Newsletter. Other …

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MBBP Compiles 2011 VC Transactions Data

In a recent VC Spotlight, MBBP published data on venture capital transactions that have closed within New England, New York and New Jersey in 2011. The VC Spotlight features an analysis of first institutional venture capital investment activity including investment rounds by deal terms, by industry and by state. The above chart indicates a decline over prior …

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MBBP Q1 2012 VC Spotlight: Seed Convertible Note Discounts; Superior Court Ruling on Noncompetition Agreements

Seed Convertible Note Discounts: Reconciling “Stock” and “Liquidation Preference” Premiums By: Jonathan Gworek Convertible notes have become the security of choice for early stage startups looking to raise seed capital. Convertible notes are perceived to be a simpler alternative to preferred stock. When a convertible note converts, it typically does so at a discount to …

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