How startup equity is your route to success

In these unprecedented times, many businesses have had to make workers redundant in order to free up vital cash. However, some startups are taking a different approach and are leaning on the benefits of equity to see them through these tough months. Equity has always been one of the main reasons – if not the […]

The power of a data room during the due diligence process

The modern equivalent of a locked room full of auditors is a data room, which is stored in the cloud. A data room securely stores important documents and files needed for an investment to go through and provides a one-stop-shop for all parties to access and request information. Building a data room is key to […]

The Wisdom of a Crowdfunding Equity Strategy

Crowdfunding is a way of raising finance from a large number of people, usually through the internet. This method of fundraising has emerged outside of the traditional financial system, and allows entrepreneurs to access money without having to go through regulated banks and capital markets. Crowdfunding has become a popular way for businesses to raise […]

Creating an IPO Communications Strategy: Your Employees IPO FAQs Answered

Going public is an exciting opportunity for any company and its employees, but it can also be a stressful time. A strong communications strategy can help to manage employee questions and concerns, especially around equity plans. In the lead up to an IPO, it’s important to keep employees updated on what’s happening and what it […]

Global stock plan: How to design & operate?

Global stock plans are becoming increasingly popular, as companies strive to create a sense of unity among their employees around the world. While there can be some complexity in setting up and operating a global stock plan, there are many benefits for employees and employers. One key benefit of a global stock plan is that […]

How would a stock market dip affect an employee share plan?

It’s no secret that stock markets are risky, and when they move in the desired direction it means good times for shareholders. However, what goes up will inevitably at some point come down, and sharp downward movement can herald a stock market correction or even a full-on crash. This has created a situation in which […]