#OpenLP is a resource for the venture capital community to learn from a diverse group of industry participants. By aggregating articles, podcasts and videos, #OpenLP helps entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, LPs and other stakeholders develop greater understanding of the technology startup ecosystem.
Turning the Tables on Notation: Introducing the #OpenLP Origins Podcast Miniseries
Sapphire Partners is bringing #OpenLP to Notation’s Origins podcast! Here’s episode one of the #OpenLP podcast miniseries, this time featuring Sapphire turning the tables on Notation to chat NYC tech, crypto trends, the evolution of the seed market, and much more.
Fund Recycling Moves the Needle for Both LPs and GPs. Here’s How.
For as powerful of a mechanism as fund recycling can be, we believe it is an under discussed strategy in venture investing. It can transform a good fund into a great fund, and a great fund into an even better one.
How To Re-Pitch an LP that Passed Previously
Sometimes GPs need a couple at-bats with LPs before funding is in the offing. Here’s a fantastic thread from Beezer Clarkson on what GPs should keep in mind when re-pitching LPs that have previously passed.
Breaking the Pattern Match: Outperformance Indicators for Venture Capital
Different Funds provides an analysis of 100+ variables around VC funds, paired with performance data, to surface dozens of correlations that can help LPs improve their manager selection process.
More LPs are Investing in VC Funds
In the last 5 years, the average number of LPs participating in a VC flagship fundraise more than doubled. But the average check size has grown too. Key takeaway? More accredited investors and institutions are tapping into venture markets in a big...