Archive: alternative investments
Alternative Investments to Consider
By Adam Sharp on July 20, 2021
Last week in Early Investing, I wrote a piece about how startup valuations are getting a little crazy. As I’ve discussed here recently, these rising prices have caused me to cut back on startup investing. I’m quite picky these days, and I think that’s the right course of action. I continue to focus primarily on deals outside of the San…
The Flight to Alternative Safety
By Adam Sharp on July 31, 2020
As I write this on Friday morning, bitcoin is up 1.78% to $11,178. Ethereum is up even more over the last 24 hours — 7.96% to $343 (nice call on ETH last week Vin!). Other altcoins are a mixed bag, but the majority…
Mailbag: Building Up Your Alternative Investments
By Early Investing on July 28, 2019
This week, the Early Investing team summarizes its investment thesis and explains how it’s possible to evaluate startups in just five minutes.
Mailbag: Structuring Your Alternative Investments, the Most Indispensable Founder Quality
By Early Investing on March 3, 2019
In this week’s Mailbag, the Early Investing team is covering alternative portfolio construction and the most important quality of a successful founder.