Frequently Asked
Questions

1. What is Raise Options?

Raise Options is an online platform that connects startups with potential investors. We provide a platform for startups to showcase their business and raise capital from a network of investors.

2. How can my startup get listed on Raise Options?

To get listed, you can submit your startup's information through our application process. Our team will review your application, conduct due diligence, and if approved, list your startup on our platform.

3. What types of startups are eligible to apply?

Raise Options welcomes startups from various industries and stages of development. Whether you're an early-stage startup seeking seed funding or a more mature company looking for growth capital, you can apply to raise funds on our platform.

4. Is there a fee for listing my startup on Raise Options?

No, however, our service charge is a fixed percentage of the funds raised from our platform.

5. How does Raise Options assist with due diligence?

We conduct due diligence on startups to ensure that they meet our quality standards. This includes evaluating your business model, market potential, team, and financials. Our goal is to provide investors with well-vetted investment opportunities.

6. Can I choose the terms of my fundraising campaign?

Yes, you have control over the terms of your fundraising campaign, including the amount you want to raise, the equity or securities you're offering, and the valuation of your startup.

7. How do I communicate with potential investors on the platform?

Raise Options serves as a mediator between startups and potential investors via virtual meetings. You can use this medium to answer questions, provide updates, and build relationships with investors.

8. What information should I include in my startup profile?

Our system provided a detailed application form where you submit all the required information and any other relevant details that would help investors understand your company's potential.

9. How can I update investors on my startup's progress?

You can provide regular updates to investors through the platform. Share milestones, financial reports, and other important news to keep your investors informed and engaged.

10. Can I accept investments from international investors?

Yes, Raise Options allows startups to accept investments from both local and international investors, depending on your fundraising strategy and goals.

11. What happens if I don't reach my fundraising goal?

If you don't reach your fundraising goal by the specified deadline, you may have the option to extend the campaign or consider alternative funding sources. Our team can provide guidance on the best course of action.

12. How long does the fundraising process typically take on Raise Options?

The duration of the fundraising process can vary depending on several factors, including your fundraising goal, investor interest, and market conditions. It's essential to be prepared for a range of possible timelines.

13. Is my startup's information and financial data secure on Raise Options?

Yes, we take data security seriously and use advanced encryption and security measures to protect your startup's information.

14. Can I get support or guidance throughout the fundraising process?

Raise Options may offer resources and support to help you navigate the fundraising process successfully. Our team can assist with any questions or challenges you encounter.

15. How does Raise Options ensure transparency in fundraising transactions?

We facilitate transparent communication between startups and investors. All relevant information about your startup and the investment terms is available for investors to review.

If you have more specific questions or need further assistance while raising capital on Raise Options, please don't hesitate to reach out to our support team. We're here to help you succeed in your fundraising efforts.

1. What is Raise Options?

Raise Options is an online platform that connects investors with pre-vetted startups seeking funding. We carefully curate and present investment opportunities to our network of investors.

2. How does Raise Options work for investors?

Investors can browse through a selection of pre-vetted startups, review their business profiles, financial information, and investment terms. When you find a startup that aligns with your investment goals, you can invest directly through the platform.

3. What types of startups are listed on Raise Options?

Raise Options features a diverse range of startups from various industries and stages of development. This includes early-stage startups seeking seed funding, as well as more mature startups looking for growth capital.

5. How is the due diligence process conducted?

Our team conducts thorough due diligence on each startup before they are listed on the platform. This includes evaluating their business model, market potential, team, and financials. We aim to provide you with well-vetted investment opportunities.

6. What are the risks associated with investing in startups?

Investing in startups carries inherent risks, including the potential for loss of capital. Startups are high-risk, high-reward investments, and it's important to diversify your portfolio and carefully assess each opportunity.

7. Are there any fees for investors?

Raise Options charges a fee to startups for raising funds via our platform. However, there are typically no fees for investors to browse and invest in startups. Be sure to review the terms and conditions for any specific fee structures.

8. How can I track the performance of my investments?

Raise Options provides investors with tools to track the performance of their investments, including updates from the startups you've invested in. You can access this information through your investor dashboard.

9. Can I sell my investment before the startup exits or goes public?

Secondary market opportunities may be available for certain investments, allowing you to sell your shares to other investors. However, this depends on the individual startup and market conditions. All information regarding this will be periodically shared.

10. How do I get started as an investor on Raise Options?

To get started, sign up on our platform, complete your investor profile, await approval, and start browsing through the available startups. You can then make investments through our secure platform.

11. Is my personal and financial information secure on Raise Options?

Yes, we take security seriously. We use advanced encryption and security measures to protect your personal and financial information.

12. Can I get support or guidance on my investment decisions?

Raise Options may offer resources and support to help you make informed investment decisions. You can also consult with financial advisors or mentors if you need additional guidance.

13. How does Raise Options ensure transparency in investment transactions?

We provide detailed information about each startup, including their financials and terms of the investment. Additionally, we facilitate transparent communication between investors and startups.

Remember that investing in startups involves risks, and it's essential to conduct your own research and consult with professionals before making investment decisions. If you have any more specific questions or need further assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out to our support team.