Carta Edge for emerging managers

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The process of starting a venture capital firm is expensive, complex and unclear for fund managers. Carta Edge helps fund managers to focus on what you are most passionate about: investing. We guide you through fund setup, closing, and management.

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The one-stop shop for launching a fund¹
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Focus on investing

Carta’s team takes care of formation and administration for your SPV or fund so you have more time to build your firm.

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Get the guidance you need

Stop searching for operational support and reinventing the wheel. Carta offers playbooks and Pre-Close Services to guide you through forming your firm.

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Be more efficient with Carta

No matter how you decide to build your firm, you can work with Carta for all your needs. Access our experienced fund administration team, easy-to-use platform, and network of trusted vendors.

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Whether you’re starting out with SPVs or you’re ready to launch your first fund, Carta Edge is your partner. With Carta SPV and Carta Fund, we form the entities, provide legal document templates, administer your fund, send your LPs digital subscription documents, and provide tax and audit support.

Carta SPV

Streamlined, professional SPV formations and administration

  • Formation
  • Carta Legal Document Templates²
  • Closings
  • Fund Administration
  • Tax filings³
  • Banking⁴
  • Investor Portal
  • Annual GAAP reporting
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Form and close your fund with our seamless digital workflow

  • Pre-Close Services
  • Formation
  • Carta Legal Document Templates²
  • Closings
  • Tax & audit support³
  • Fund Administration
  • Banking⁴
  • Investor Portal
  • Quarterly GAAP reporting
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Simple, Efficient SPVs

Simple, Efficient SPVs

Carta SPV

We form the entity, secure a registered agent, and obtain a tax ID. Send your LPs digital subscription documents on Carta and manage your LPs with our robust platform. You can send your legal docs and manage accounting and taxes in-app, working with our experienced SPV and fund admin team and tax partners.

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Fast fund formations

Fast fund formations

Carta fund

Form your Delaware fund with just a few clicks and close your fund with our seamless in-app workflow. Pre-fill your subscription documents and leverage our industry-vetted Investor Questionnaire to streamline the process for your LPs.

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Trusted advisory services

Trusted advisory services

Pre-Close Services for funds

Leverage an expert from our Pre-Close Services team from start through your first close. We will guide you through the many decisions you make as you put together your first fund. Pre-Close Services is included with Carta Fund Formations.

Key resources for first-time funds

Read more insights on our blog
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    IRR calculator

    How VC funds calculate their internal rate of return (IRR)
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    Data room

    Build an effective data room with 5 key documents
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    LPA guide

    Carta’s definitive guide to the LPA
  • Frame (10)

    VC pitch deck template

    How investors approach fundraising from LPs

A step-by-step guide to launch and manage your firm

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The First Close

The first close podcast

The first close podcast

The new voices of venture capital

Game-changing investors share the stories of their first venture capital funds. Stream the First Close on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.

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