Best-Of-Stonks:Demo Day FunD

Invest in Top tier Startups with one check

We invest $25k-$50K into the best startups from 1500+ deals per month.

Invest in the Demo Day Fund

What the F*&% is Stonks?

Stonks is a
Demo Day Platform

Stonks is the Home for Startup Demo Days. We see 1500+ deals a month, with Partners like A16Z, 500 Global, Techstars, CoinList, LaunchHouse, DFJ, Xoogler, Mercury Raise, Flori Ventures, First Fund & others.

๐Ÿฆ ย  What is the Best-of-Stonks DemoDay Fund?

The DemoDay Fund invests in the best startups across the whole platform, similar to the AngelList Access Fund. This includes both Stonks events, and all partner events hosted on Stonks.

Startups Selected On

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Traction

The average currently is ~$1m ARR.

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Founders

Exceptional Founders

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Co-Investors

Exceptional Co-Investors

Demo Day Startups

JarApp

myjar.app

$4.5m seed raise led by Tribe, just announced this week, first money in (at better terms), 91K transactions/day

Founder Mike Quinn founded one of Africa's earliest fintechs (Zoona, $2.5B transactions). Retailer-first commerce platform powering growth for Africa's 100M entrepreneurs

$420k ARR, great customer roster (Klarna, Lattice, Morning Brew, 5-6 more big names)

$4M TCV - Proj. $800k ARR 2021, Co-investors: WndrCo, Village Global, Alan Rutledge,ย YCombinator,ย Orrick, Quiet Capital, Flexport, Immad. Series A -ย Got a term sheet for $16m @ $50m Pre-money Val but hasn't signed.

$27M GMV, $4M ARR

SelectFew

selectfew.co

$2.4M ARR

SelectFew

selectfew.co

$2.4M ARR

$2M ARR

$500k - $1M EOY proj. ARR ($12M in transactions)

$0 mgmt fee. 0% carry

๐Ÿ˜ฏ yes, you read that right

We want all the returns from this Fund to flow back to our LPs, as a thank you for supporting the Fund and the Stonks platform in its first year ๐Ÿ™. Funds in the future may not have this benefit.

$50k / $250k

Individuals / Entities Minimum Check Size

You have to be an accredited investor, and be able to prove it ๐Ÿ‘Š

$5M

Hard capped fund size

GP Commit: $1 Million (from Ali, the founder/ceo of Stonks)

Why invest in the Stonks DemoDay Fund?

We have a Structural Advantage. ๐Ÿ‘‰ We win allocations into any deal we want from our Partner events, since we operate the underlying platform layer these Demo Days are hosted on.

Want to learn more ?

๐Ÿ˜ค๏ธ Facts

FundA No-Fee Fund to gain wide exposure to ~100 startups on Stonks Demo Days, w/information rights.
GP Commits$1 million
Management Fees0% (some fixed admin fees apply from Fund admin, billed at-cost)
Carry0%
Size$5M (roughly $2.9M remains)
Fund AdminstratorAssure.co
Investor ContactAdam Hardej, Director of Private Markets, adam@stonks.com
Demo Day Fund StrategyFixed checks into Stonks Demo Day companies, and select Partner Demo Day companies.

Deployment: Starting Oct '21, deploy over next 12-18 months into 75-100 startups.

Timeline: HODL ๐Ÿ’Žโœ‹ until portfolio companies exit, with capital returned as exits occur ๐Ÿ’ธ (expected timeframe of ~10 years)
Selection Criteria$250K or higher ARR, unless
Exceptional founders (serial exits etc), or
Exceptional co-investors (a16z, Sequoia etc)
Selection Rate6%

Average over July - September '21
Information RightsYes. Can apply to follow-ons and SPVs