Want to get funded? The reality isn’t like TV. You’re going to need a cap table.

We’ve all seen Shark Tank – the contestants go through elaborate preparations to quickly pitch television venture capitalists, attempt to make a deal, and get some buzz around their idea. The saying goes, “there’s nothing real about reality TV” and there’s truth to that. While Shark Tank makes for good TV, the reality is some … Continue reading Want to get funded? The reality isn’t like TV. You’re going to need a cap table.

Q3 Astrella Updates

By Angela Vuong, Support Manager Time surely flies and COVID time seems to be slower or faster depending on the day! The team at Astrella has been working hard and we wanted to give you a quick brief on the top 5 feature releases of 2020’s third quarter. If you’re interested in learning about our … Continue reading Q3 Astrella Updates

Astrella® Partner Ecosystem: Marketplace for Customers and Partners

Author: Paul Arens, Head of Business Development and Partnerships “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” — Henry Ford From the early stages of creating Astrella, our goal has been “do what you do the best.” We began by building Astrella’s cap table management software with people who have … Continue reading Astrella® Partner Ecosystem: Marketplace for Customers and Partners

10 Reasons Why Using Spreadsheets to Manage Cap Tables is a Bad Idea

Capitalization tables (or cap tables) provide an analysis of a company’s percentages of ownership, equity dilution, and value of equity in each round of investment by founders, investors, and other owners. Developing a cap table and making related decisions can be complicated and overwhelming. Failing to have a clear picture of your company’s share ownership … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why Using Spreadsheets to Manage Cap Tables is a Bad Idea

Defining blockchain basics and why it’s important

Blockchain Fundamentals Many people confuse blockchain technology with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. It’s an easy mistake to make so let’s distinguish between the two. Think of blockchain as the operating system providing the means to record and store transactions while Bitcoin is a digital security tracked on the application using blockchain technology. Blockchain technology is economical … Continue reading Defining blockchain basics and why it’s important

2020 Webinars

  Want to be notified of webinars? Let us know here. UPCOMING SESSIONS August 12, 10 AM Pacific            The Anatomy of an Early Stage Term Sheet  Reviewing your first term sheet may be overwhelming. Join a Silicon Valley legal expert on a walkthrough of an example early-stage term sheet to … Continue reading 2020 Webinars