The Full Ratchet (TFR): Venture Capital and Startup Investing Demystified

Alex Edelson of Slipstream Investors joins Nick to discuss LPs Seeking Alpha - Decoding the Myths and Mastery of Fund Structure, Size, Reserves, Access, and Selection. In this episode we cover:

  • Evaluating Emerging VC Firms and Co-Investing Opportunities
  • Overcoming Challenges in Investing in Emerging Managers with Limited Track Records
  • Evaluating Venture Capitalists' Competitive Advantages and Sustainability
  • Venture Capital Incentives and Non-Consensus Investments
  • Fundraising Challenges for VCs, With Advice on Structuring Fundraising Efforts
  • Using Reserves in Venture Capital Investments
  • How a GP Can Pitch Themselves to Limited Partners LPs to Build a Successful Partnership

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The hosts of The Full Ratchet are Nick Moran and Nate Pierotti of New Stack Ventures, a venture capital firm committed to investing in founders outside of the Bay Area.

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Direct download: Alex_Edelson_Final.mp3
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