Capitalisation (or simply, ‘cap’) tables are a vital part of a start-up’s finances. They help you track ownership stakes in your business, plan share option schemes and plan your investment strategy.
Cap tables ‒ a spreadsheet or chart ‒ show who owns your company. They include the percentage of shares, or equity stakes, that belongs to each shareholder.
Cap tables are particularly important for start-ups because they can provide a solid foundation for understanding how the business can grow. However, they are often neglected and misunderstood.
Cap tables have many benefits, including:
Capitalisation tables can seem hard to get your head round, especially when you’re focusing on numerous other tasks. Let us manage and update your cap tables, so you can focus on growing your business and attracting investment.