Financial Model Templates

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Berkus Method

Scorecard Method:

Midnight Venture Partners Return Analysis:

How to Model Returning The Fund:

Massive List of Excel Downloads

Great intro to Private Equity:

DECK: Private Equity Fundamentals

DCF MOdel:

LBO DataSheet:

Multifamily Analysis Tool:

PE/LBO MOdel (advanced): << for public companies

Liquidation Analysis Model:

How to Look at P&L

Financial Projections Template

What to look at in the statement of cashflows

LP Equalization tables

 Carry Valuation Model:

VC Exit Model:

Readings for Breaking into VC

 How to Get a Job in VC:

Tips to Break into VC

Harlem Capital’s Educational Syllabus:  

Harlem Capital’s Educational Syllabus:

Establishing a Valuation policy

Valuation Policies 

Early Stage Boards

Investment memo creator tool

9 things that VCs look at

Cold Outreach Dos and Dont’s

Term Sheet Guide

Templates for founder updates

What is a Board of Directors Agreement ?

Lessons from Making 80 Angel Investments:

Huge list of goodies:

 What are Earnouts??

How to do market sizing with the TAM onion strategy:

 The Dark Matter of Software Valuations

Burn Productivity and How it Impacts Valuation:

 Sequioa’s Biggest Investing Mistake:   

What I learned interviewing our LPs:  Harlem Capital

Memo Examples:

Andrew Parker helped with the Liquidation Model at Union Square Ventures. here’s his site:

SPACS by Bill Gurley

Investment Theses By Bessemer

Mental Models for Venture Theses

Not All Revenue Is Created Equal

Not All Gross Margins is the Same

VC and Startup Terms / Glossary

The Pegasus Startup

First Principles Thinking

Ultimate Guide to Liquidation Preferences

Tech Investing / Value Theory

Advisor/Investor Updates – Earnest Capital

VC in the 21st Century

Diversifying Dealflow

4 things for VCs

3 Things for B2B Cos

Best content from VCs

Dream Data Room

B2B Marketplaces Deep Dive

very exhaustive analysis on new / experienced and sector focused vs. generalist VCs:

 How to prevent a hostile takeover 

Example of an investment strategy / thesis:

 Tips to Raise a Fund

Undertanding a Startup’s Burn Multiple

Career Advice

Career Moves for the Right Reasons

Pivoting into VC

VC Career Prep Guide

How Megan Loyst Got her job at Lerer:

Resume Template Example

VC Firms nominate top interview questions

Top 9 Interview Questions

Advice from 45 VCs on Getting a Job in VC

How to get a job in VC , by Brad Feld

Patterns of Getting Into VC

How to Start a Fund 

Fund Model:

How to Build an ILPA Compliant VC firm:

Fund Manager Reporting:

How Emerging Managers Can Raise from LPs:

 Fund Quarterly Letter Example

The Most important metric for Fund I

Break Into VC Guide:

Investor portal templates

Tips to Close LPs

Common questions that LPs ask VCs

 10 Learnings about starting a fund

How to run an annual meeting

 LPs who Allocate to Emerging Funds

 Considerations for the 1st fund and beyond

 post about how to calculate thinking through returning the fund!  and here’s the model:

How Harlem Capital Raised $174 Million

Learnings from Tons of Funds:

 How to Standout to LPs

VC fund decks

How to vet LPs

Fund Portfolio Construction

 Emerging Fund Manager Benchmarks

Institutional LPs who work with emerging managers

Enjoy this collection of decks from VCs who raised:

How LPs conduct VC Diligence:

Aggregator list for POC, and LGBTQ+ emerging managers

Another Collection of helpful readings

carta template:

How to Be an LP

GP Stakes

 Fund evaluation metrics

Emerging LP Playbook