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SPOTLIGHT: VC Vernacular Rules and FAQsThe goal of Wall Street Oasis' VC Vernacular is to give our users the best possible snapshot of life in venture capital, from internships and recruiting to compensation and career progression. Working towards that goal, we've created a Frequently Asked Questions page for Wall Street in general, as w...
04 years 6 months ago
Current VC Intern - Ask me anything!I am currently working (long term internship) at a leading European VC fund. Graduated with an Engineering Bachelor this summer from a target school. The VC fund has around $1B AUM and is tech focused (no biotech). Feel free to ask me anything about the job, the recruiting and the opportunities I h...
Jean Dutrou
318 hours 34 min ago
Interview question: first year startupHi all, an interview ask me 2 question: if you have a balance sheet at the end of the first year, which information can help you to decide if the business can be a good investment - in a startup, how you can do the forecasting and project the bilance sheet in the future if you don't have the histori...
119 hours 24 min ago
Rosenbaum-like book for VC/startup finance?Hey all - I think everyone knows the great Rosenbaum book for IBD. Does anyone know if there is a similar resource for venture capital/startup funding? About cap tables, etc. Thank you in advance for any ideas. ...
523 hours 34 min ago
~$100mm fund analyst offer straight from undergrad- to take or not?I am fortunate enough to have the rare opportunity to join a fund as an analyst directly from undergrad. The role will include traditional investment related duties: financial modeling (cap table, 3 statements, valuation), investors communication (decks), market analysis, due diligence, and sourcing...
81 day 15 hours ago
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01 week 9 hours ago
Advice Please! Growth Equity Interview Questions?So I just got notified that I've been invited to interview at a top tier growth equity firm, and the opportunity just sounds absolutely amazing so I'm desperate to land the position. If someone currently at a growth equity fund wouldn't mind elaborating on the interview process, I'd be forever grate...
511 week 5 days ago
10 Mins to Pitch to Angel Investors and VC firms10 - 15 minutes pitching: - Demo/Presentation - Executive summary/Company Background Is that all? Please advise. Thanks. - J ...
21 week 6 days ago
Current VC associate taking questionsI'm currently working as a pre-MBA associate at a leading Silicon Valley VC firm (nearly $1B in current AUM). Happy to take any questions about working as a VC associate, recruiting, etc. In terms of my background, I've worked in both business operations at a startup and tech banking at a bulge-brac...
1481 week 3 days ago
Thoughts on making a new app for corporate bonds? Being bored scrolling through facebook I noticed some people did "gofundme" accounts for whatever. This made me think "hmmm... What if there was an app for small business owners to issue bonds?" I am not a lawyer of course but I do know that the mountain of IDB paperwork is currently necessary. Do y...
Human Capital
22 weeks 4 days ago
Trilogy Equity PartnersHas anyone worked with/heard of these guys? They're a Seattle based fund. ...
02 weeks 5 days ago
Acorns, Wealthfront, Betterment - How do they work?WSO, Wealthfront, Betterment, and Acorns, as I am sure you all know, are robo-advisors that manage peoples money via an app for very low fees. I am wondering how this is possible. Is it that these people structure 40 Act funds or what? If you were to create one of these tomorrow - where would you st...
02 weeks 5 days ago
Square's IPO: Silicon Valley Finance meets Wall StreetSquare IPO Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Square, Inc and the now CEO of Twitter, has a busy month ahead of him. Jack's second company, Square, Inc, a mobile payment company based in San Francisco, has filed for an IPO and will be listed under ticker symbol "SQ". The company is holding its roadshow this w...
82 weeks 6 days ago
Technical question for VCsHi Everyone, I am interviewing at a VC firm an India and had a case question regarding DCFs for a startup. While I understand that the DCF method is tricky and possibly not the best idea for valuing a startup, company law in India dictates that the method be used. So my question is this: the company...
02 weeks 6 days ago
Google APM vs McKinsey as first job to start companyConsidering Google APM and BA at McKinsey in BTO. Background is undergrad CS with lots of software engineering experience at startups and Google. Also have been doing VC part-time for past year. Have good connections with some tier 1 VCs in the Valley. Goal is to start a company in the next 2 yrs. I...
42 weeks 6 days ago
VC courses?Hi! Any of you current and former interns and full timers out there ever use a course (such as an investment banking modeling course) to get you up to snuff in cap table and waterfall modeling, term sheets, operating agreements, notes, etc.? I've been asked a few times for resources by users interes...
43 weeks 3 days ago
Bain Capital Ventures InterviewAnyone have any insight into what their interview process is like. I have an upcoming first round, but I'm curious how it compares to Bain PE, since most of the online interview insights are for the PE side of the business as opposed to venture. Thanks in advance for any help! ...
03 weeks 5 days ago
Picking the Good Residence Moving Agencymovers and packers Dilshad Garden @ movers and packers shahadara @ Packers and movers subhash nagar @ Packers and movers ashok nagar @ htt...
01 month 3 days ago
Took an internship abroad at a tech startup, possible to break in to VC after this is over?Just a quick background of myself: -Attended a non-target in the US in a big city with a low GPA (3.16) with a BSc in Finance -3 years of FP&A experience, a.k.a. not relevant -no relevant internships during my time at school I took an opportunity at a tech startup based in Hong Kong that's launc...
31 month 5 days ago
VC Interview - Case StudyAll, I am currently going through an interview process with a VC firm and have been asked to complete a case study at home. They let me pick they 24-hour window of my choice and I'm to return the deliverable the next day. Anyone ever had something similar? What should I expect? I've searched this f...
Kinetic Friction
21 month 6 days ago
From MM IBD TMT to VC without MBA ?Hi Everyone, I looked everywhere and it seems that for my question the only possible way to break into VC from IBD is to be at Qatalyst or TMT BB. But is it? I come from an European background and I am really not too keen on doing an MBA, but I really want to get into VC (doesn't need to be the li...
31 month 1 week ago


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