Silicon Valley Business School

Valuation: Startup Businesses in Venture Capital & Other Financings
Free Extracts from the Valuation Course
Below you are free to explore extracts of the learning materials included in this course. If you're interested in educating yourself on these topics, we recommend that you review all these materials. If you're looking for a credential, please take a look at the certificate version of this course which will test your understanding of the materials and track your progress through the course until you have completed it and earned your certificate.

  • Video ~ Valuation ~ Return on Investment


  • Video ~ Startup Valuation
This voice narrated slideshow looks at the methods of valuation used by Venture Capital and other investors, when assessing the value of seed and early stage startup companies.

  • Video ~ Valuation ~ Early & Seed Stage Startups


  • Video ~ Pre-Money Post-Money

  • Video ~ Liquidation Preference

  • Video ~ Valuation ~ Later-Stage Funding


  • Video ~ Valuation ~ Depends on Transaction
This voice narrated slideshow looks at the valuation techniques that are useful for assessing the value of companies, under various scenarios.

Tech startups, especially privately held companies, reaching billion dollar valuations are referred to as "Unicorns". This article looks at the fluctuations in their valuations.



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