Glossary

- A-

  • Acceleration Of Vesting
  • Articles of Association
  • Anti-dilution
  • Authorised Capital
  • Affirmative Votes

- B-

  • Bonus Issue
  • Buy Back

- C-

  • Cliff
  • Capital Gain
  • Change in Control
  • Condition Precedent
  • Condition Subsequent
  • Co-Sale

- D-

  • Double Trigger
  • Dilution
  • Differential Voting Rights
  • Drag Along

- E-

  • Exercise
  • Exercise Period
  • ESOP Trust
  • ESPP

- F-

  • Founder Vesting
  • Fair Market Value (FMV)
  • Full Ratchet

- I-

  • In The Money
  • Information Rights

- L-

  • Lock In Period
  • Liquidation Preference

- M-

  • MSOP
  • Memorandum of Association
  • Merchant Banker

- O-

  • Option Grant
  • Option Plan
  • Option Pool

- P-

  • Pre-money Valuation
  • Post-money Valuation
  • Paid-up Capital
  • Private Placement
  • Partially Paid Shares
  • Pari Passu
  • Pro rata

- R-

  • Reverse Vesting
  • Restricted Stock
  • Registered Valuer
  • Rights Issue
  • Reserved Matters
  • Right of First Refusal
  • Right of First Offer

- S-

  • Strike Price
  • Single Trigger
  • Spread
  • Stock Options
  • SAR - Phantom Stock
  • Shareholders' Agreement
  • Share Subscription Agreement
  • Subscribed Capital
  • Stock Split
  • Secondaries

- T-

  • Term Sheet
  • Tag Along

- V-

  • Vesting
  • Vesting Date
  • Valuation Report
  • Venture Debt
  • VETO Rights

- W-

  • Weighted Average

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