Updated September 15, 2023
Raising Venture Capital

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Every term sheet is structured differently, but “securities” is typically the first thing you will see. This is a very simple, one-line term stating the type of stock investors are purchasing and the round of financing. It will look something like this: “Shares of Series Seed Preferred Stock of the Company.”

Investment Amount

You can also expect to see this term at the top of your term sheet. How much is the investment?

If this is your lead investor term sheet in a priced round, there will be bullets covering the following:

  1. How much the lead investor is putting in.

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