Venture First supports entrepreneurs, VC Portfolios, Family Offices and Estates with the many facets that go into their valuation. Many of the companies Venture First works with use equity as a form of compensation. Doing so has tax ramifications for both the Company and the employee. Internal Revenue Code (IRC) 409a requires that equity-based compensation, […]
Learn the difference between kinds of stock options and what to look out for when issuing them.
Put simply, runway is cash on hand divided by monthly burn rate. With such a simple definition, it’s surprising to read that 29% of failed startups list “Running out of Cash” as one of their primary reasons for going under. And while it’s unwise to associate causation with correlation, a number of these startups might […]
An outsourced CFO provides financial strategies, system analysis and design, and operational optimizations on a part-time or project basis.
Having a sell-side advisor adds credibility and proves to a prospective buyer that you are serious about a sale.
Providing another option such as hiring a fractional CFO allows a company to save more money and provide more profits.
Family Offices have been on the rise. Learn what this means for those seeking to tap a rising pool of capital.