Fall 2021 • Course
Nuts and Bolts of Forming a Venture Capital Fund
Exam Type: No Exam
This course introduces students to the relationship between limited partner (LP) investors and the general partner (GP) managers of a VC fund. Among topics covered are (1) types of LPs; (2) due diligence performed by LPs; (3) the contractual relationship between LPs and the GP, including compensation of the GP; and (4) the post-closing relationship between LPs and the GP. Reading materials will consist mostly of contractual documents and practitioner articles. Grading will be based on weekly memos on the assigned readings.
Note: This course will meet on the following dates: 10/8, 10/15, 10/29, 11/5 ,11/12, 11/19.
October 9, 2021 by 11:59 pm EST
Note: This is the same offering as the Fall 2019 course, Investing in VC Funds. If you completed the previous course, you will not be eligible to enroll in this.