Venture capital can be fascinating yet complex—but there’s help. VC 101 is your guide through the complicated venture capital landscape, making the hard stuff feel easy, giving you a better understanding of VC, and a foundation to help you build your own fund.
Starting a venture capital firm can be complex. That’s why Carta built a playbook to help managers build their funds every step of the way.
7 videos • 43m total length
|Meet the VC fund—learn what it is, how it’s different, and the unique structure that organizes it.||Start learning|
|Learn about the five core legal requirements that make a fund a venture capital fund.||Start learning|
|See how management companies, fund entities, and general and limited partners make up a VC fund.||Start learning|
|Understand the limited partnership agreement (LPA) and the big role management companies play in VC.||Start learning|
|Get familiar with the regulatory landscape by knowing its areas of focus,registration requirements, and exemptions.||Start learning|
|We start our journey into the world of exemptions and learn the roles of beneficial owners and accredited investors.||Start learning|
|We end our course by taking a deeper dive into exemptions (including S.E.C. regulation D) and blue sky laws.||Start learning|