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Product Questions - Functionality: Does Capbase handle issuing Series FF or Founder Class shares?


Nancy Thanki

Updated 01 September 2022

If startup founders all issued preferred founders' shares, frankly, most of them would not survive the first round of negotiations with investors in a series A. It is only the rare exceptions -- like Google or Facebook -- where founders were able to maintain these shares because of the extremely strong investor interest in these companies as they scaled.

If you believe that you need founder preferred shares to protect your founder equity, please contact us.

Learn more about the difference between common and preferred share classes and what percentage of stock should founders reserve for preferred stock investors.

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