The Liquidation Preference

The Liquidation Preference term is frequently used in fund-raising rounds. It is a major economic term to be negotiated in the term sheet between the founders and the investors, and is arguable the preference of the preferred shares. Definition of Liquidation: A liquidation is the procedure according to which a company dissolve its business. Prior…

An introduction to the Seed Round

During the past three years, the economic cycle of the region, coupled with the influx of western-educated college graduates returning to the gulf, spurred an enormous level of attention to startups and technology, and spurred a venture focus that was hardly seen before. Young and capable entrepreneurs (commonly referred to as “Founder(s)”) and seasoned venture…