Pre-Seed Benchmarks: Fundraising Data for New Startups

Watch the recording of Hustle Fund’s Haley Bryant and Carta’s Peter Walker as they reveal how early-stage startups in the US are funding their companies using SAFEs and Convertible Notes.

They dove into the latest data on valuation caps, discounts, and SAFE types – all split by industry, location, and company maturity. Haley gave some expert guidance on how early-stage founders should approach SAFE fundraising with angels and institutional VCs. They may have even decided on what “pre-seed” really means these days!