Planning to use your startup equity as collateral? Good luck
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Max Brenner is part of the founding team at Compound, which specializes in helping tech founders and employees manage their financial lives.
It’s the classic startup employee dream. You’ve worked hard for years, finally built your company equity into something big and now you’re finally ready for a payout.
Financial institutions struggle to evaluate startup employees, as private company equity traditionally isn’t considered an asset you can underwrite. Since it’s not liquid, banks don’t