Archive: Pro Rata Rights


Don’t Make These 6 Investing Mistakes

By Adam Sharp on June 15, 2021

One of my favorite startup investors, Jason Lemkin, tweeted something very insightful the other day. My top mistakes investing: Investing when not 90%+ sure within 20 mins Not doing pro-rata 100% time if great Investing in any founder don’t 100% trust Not investing just b/c don’t 100% understand it Investing in founder not 100% honest Not investing after 1st meeting Jason is probably one of the world’s top 10 software-as-a-service investors. So I always pay close attention when he…

Why Founders Refuse VC Money

By Andy Gordon on March 31, 2021

Venture capital (VC) investing isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Last week I talked about the many things that crowdfunding does that appeal to founders and investors alike. Today, I’d like to focus more on the VC side of investing. And why…

Pro Rata Rights Explained

By Adam Sharp on February 4, 2020

Adam Sharp explores pro rata rights, which give investors the right to invest in future rounds of funding. This can be a powerful tool for early-stage investors.