Startup VC Funding Metrics & Benchmarks

“If you come in with a theory, and a plan and no data, and you’re 1 of the next 1000, it’s going to be far far harder to raise money. You’re almost always better off making your business better than your pitch better.” (Marc Andreessen, General Partner of a16z)

Startup VC Funding Metrics & Benchmarks

FUNDRAISING GUIDE

Due to popular demand, we decided to share our Startup VC Funding Metrics & Benchmarks guide for aspiring and budding founders in preparation for their fundraising journey from early-stage to late-stage.

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Author

Paul Lee, Co-founder & CEO, Flipidea

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References

Lee, P. (2020). Startup VC Funding Metrics & Benchmarks. Retrieved 21 September 2020, from https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/1/d/e/2PACX-1vT0QYWS8K589YkLAFes5NWtoZHRonTZgnhUuWgISQGwirYLaGJiAhHV4eD61G0YZPmj8wzWSpxTWP1f/pubhtml

Janz, C. (2019). What does it take to raise capital, in SaaS, in 2019? Retrieved 19 September 2020, from https://medium.com/point-nine-news/what-does-it-take-to-raise-capital-in-saas-in-2019-26829debef29

Mucha, M. (n.d.). Pre-Money and Post-Money Valuation Calculator. Retrieved 21 September 2020, from https://www.omnicalculator.com/finance/pre-and-post-money-valuation

Singh, P. (2018). Raising Seed Capital? Here's My Guide on How To Do It Successfully. Retrieved 19 September 2020, from https://medium.com/swlh/raising-seed-capital-heres-your-2018-guide-on-how-to-do-it-successfully-c73c42530598


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Last edited on 8 July 2021.