While different than traditional VCs, CVCs offer a potentially stable source of capital for startups amid the current downturn.
Despite the challenging fundraising environment of 2022, we saw more big corporations launching their corporate venture arms in Brazil last year than during the boom years of 2020 and 2021.
While other nontraditional investors have slowed their pace in 2022, CVCs have been in the largest percentage of deals yet.
Founders who are hunting for an extension round in this market should remember why there was only enough room for Rose on the door at the end of "Titanic."
It may seem like you're facing off against Goliath when trying to negotiate with CVCs, but the size and experience of their legal teams doesn't give them an automatic advantage.
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We’ve seen non-venture funds flow into the later stages of startup land, pushing VCs toward earlier-stage and more venture-y deals. Why would CVCs be immune to the same trend?
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Here’s a list of the top 15 things every founder should know before signing a term sheet with a CVC.
Choosing a sophisticated CVC who is in the game for the right reasons and has every incentive to see your company win is the most effective way to ensure that the deal gets done on terms that are righ
In this overview, we’ll discuss the types of CVCs, the best way to approach each type and the key things to keep in mind during initial discussions.