When fundraising should you fix your valuation or not?



Kirsty Nathoo, CFO at Y Combinator, the World's most successful startup accelerator, covers whether to fix your valuation or not when raising various rounds of funds, and the benefits and downsides to each.





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Task

1. Make sure you understand the difference between doing a priced or unpriced funding round, and consider creating a spreadsheet to understand your startup's future finances depending on which option you go with.

2. Use a service like clearky.com for the documentation for this.



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