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Investor Resources
Preview our course content with these recorded webinars, investor guides, and exclusive video content.
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The Valuation Game
Adam Sterling of UC Berkeley walks through an interactive exercise exploring startup valuations
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Legal Terms for VCs
A primer on the key legal terms all early-stage investors should know
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KISS Debt
To keep convertible equity financings quick and simple, 500 Startups created the KISS legal docs.
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VC Unlocked Office Hours
500's US Corporate Counsel takes all your questions on early stage venture finance.
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2019 CVC Report
500 Startups recently announced the results of the largest corporate venture capital survey of its kind.
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Cap Table Management
Questions about cap table management? We've got you covered.
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Deal Camp in 2 Minutes
Learn more about VC Unlocked: Deal Camp, in partnership with UC Berkeley Law.
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Accelerators in Emerging Markets
Recap some of the biggest lessons we've learned from building and running 500's Mexico City accelerator.
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VC & Accelerator Trends
500's Marvin Liao shares his typically frank thoughts on new trends in the VC & accelerator world.
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5 Tips on Running an Accelerator
Tanya Soman recaps 500's best practices when it comes to accelerator management.
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Trends in FinTech
500 Partner, Sheel Mohnot, covers what's hot and what's not in the FinTech space.
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2018 China Internet Trends
500 Partner, Edith Yeung, presents the key takeaways from her latest China Internet Trends report.
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Blockchain Investing 101
500 Partner Edith Yeung covers 13 things investors need to know about investing in blockchain and token projects.
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Setting up a New VC Fund
Bedy Yang of 500 Startups and Pocket Sun of SoGal Ventures cover the ins and outs of starting a new VC fund.
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Convertible Securities
500 Startups' corporate counsel walks through venture deal basics with a focus on convertible securities.
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Honing your Investment Thesis
Learn how VCs can define and execute their own investment thesis, with real-life examples from 500’s portfolio.
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VC Unlocked in One Word
Amazing, empowering, life-changing. Hear VC Unlocked alumni describe their experience at the program.
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Favorite Part of VC Unlocked
Guest speakers, networking, the curriculum? Recent participants talk about their highlights from 2 weeks at Stanford.
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Who Applies to VC Unlocked?
People are drawn to our VC Unlocked program for many different reasons. Where do you fit in?
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Liquidation Preferences
Berkeley's Adam Sterling covers cap table exercises to determine the payout order in case of a liquidation event.
Guide
KISS Equity
To keep convertible equity financings quick and simple, 500 Startups created the KISS legal docs.
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Results-Driven Innovation for Corporates
500's Vijay Rajendran covers the best practices around corporate innovation.
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The Basics of Due Diligence
What's the difference between commercial vs. legal diligence? We walk through 500's basic due diligence checklist.
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How to Innovate Like a VC
We're covering trends in corporate innovation, how to partner with startups, and why CEO involvement is so key.
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China Internet Trends Report 2017
Edith Yeung, partner at 500 Startups, presents the key findings from her annual China Internet Trends report.