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  Sat, Aug 10, 10a-6p (ET)

Venture Capital Valuation, Term Sheets & Cap Tables

1-Day Virtual Power Session
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Learn Venture Capital Term Sheets and
Model Cap Tables

  • Demystifying the VC Valuation & Term Sheet

    How do venture capital (VC) professionals determine the size and ownership stake of their investments? How do they construct term sheets to optimize their chances of generating high investment returns? Using simple examples that slowly grow more complex, we'll demystify the math and jargon that's used in early stage investing.

  • Cap Table & Waterfall Modeling

    Multiple investment rounds, coupled with even the most common VC deal provisions such as option pools, convertible debt and liquidation preferences conspire to create significant model complexity when structuring cap tables and waterfalls. Learn how to structure cap tables to address these challenges.

FREE access: VC Term Sheets & Cap Tables Online Course

Enrollment in this seminar gets you a lifetime learning resource: Refresh the skills you learned in this seminar at any time with our step-by-step VC Term Sheets & Cap Tables online course.

What You'll Learn

  • The VC Process and Term Sheet
    • The early stage investing landscape
    • A typical VC deal process and timeline
    • VC return economics – why they need to hit home runs
    • VC Valuation – back-solving into a pre-money / post-money valuation
    • Understanding VC term sheets
  • VC Math and Cap Tables
    • Cap Table Math: Dilution and price per share after new round
    • Calculating Impact of Option Pool
    • Calculating Impact of Multiple Investors
    • Calculating impact of Convertible Debt
    • Constructing a Cap Table
    • Flow of Funds and Distribution Waterfall

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Boot Camp Details

Revisit what you learn

This virtual seminar will be recorded and available for you to review any time from your Wall Street Prep learning dashboard.


This boot camp is a 8-hour instructor-led virtual “Power Session” where trainees learn advanced Excel functionality using an intuitive, step-by-step approach. This seminar is designed for Excel users who would like to power-charge their productivity in Excel by learning lesser-known but highly-effective functionality.

Experienced Instructors

Our instructors are all practitioners with years of directly relevant real- world experience and have a passion for teaching. They understand the importance of teaching in a way that empowers students to apply the lessons from the classroom directly on the job.

Cancellation Policy

Participants may cancel up to 3 weeks prior to the event for a full refund. A 20% cancellation fee will apply up to 1 week prior to the event. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 1 week of the event. Wall Street Prep reserves the right to cancel the seminar if enrollment is insufficient. Trainees will be refunded in full in the event of a cancellation.

Why Attend a Boot Camp?

Comprehensive Training

Our live courses pulls no punches. Each boot camp is the same intensive training used to prepare incoming analysts at top financial institutions.

Learn by Doing

Attendees “learn by doing” by working through practical exercises and building financial models from scratch using real case studies.

Networking Opportunity

Boot camps provide an opportunity to network with MBAs and professionals from industries including investment banking, corp dev and FP&A.

Experienced Instructors

Our instructor-practitioners are experienced bankers who give real-world context by connecting training to their own experience on the desk.

Excel Mastery

Our training reinforces speed, efficiency and consistency in Excel that investment banking analysts are expected to have on Day 1.

Continuing Ed & Webinars

Enrollment to most boot camps includes access to our continuing education online training platform and webinar series.

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Online Course: Demystifying VC Term Sheets & Cap Table

  • Understand the analysis that’s done and the jargon used by venture capital professionals in early-stage investing.
  • Includes downloadable VC Term Sheet and VC Cap Table Excel exercise files.
  • Covers the VC Process, the VC Term Sheet, VC Math and Cap Tables.

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