Finmark Blog

Historically financially modeling has been hard, complicated, and inaccurate. But financials are the lifeblood of any company. They’re too important to be ignored or outsourced. They should be a core part of every founder’s job. This doesn’t have to be scary. And you don’t have to do it alone. The Finmark Blog is here to educate founders on key financial metrics, startup best practices, and everything else to give you the confidence to drive your business forward.

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Building the Foundation: What’s Needed for Today’s Early-Stage Startups

Startups are a unique breed. They’re the culmination of planning, preparation, hard work, and dedication to getting an idea off the ground. All that hustle is worth it, as it gives you the opportunity to build your company on a […]
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Why Startups Should Care About Financial Modeling

Startups are a completely different breed. Building a company from the ground up while strategically scaling growth is a considerable challenge. But even if a startup creates the perfect product, at the end of the day the financials rule all. […]

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Announcing our Seed Round!

Why do startups fail? This is a question entrepreneurs, investors, and market analysts find themselves asking each time another startup goes belly up in the market. And the question that keeps entrepreneurs up at night when they start their own […]

Rami Essaid
Chief Executive Officer
October 28, 2020 | 3 min read
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Finmark Raises $5 Million in Oversubscribed Seed Round to Simplify Financial Planning for Startups

Today, we announced we have raised $5 million in seed funding. This oversubscribed coalition of investors and entrepreneurs who are invested in Finmark’s vision to simplify financial planning is made up of 14 major investment firms with over $4.3 billion in funds.

Finmark News
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How Entrepreneurs Can Help Find Their Next Big Idea

An entrepreneur’s job never stops. Actually, it’s more like an entrepreneur’s mind never stops. Once you have successfully built a multi-million dollar company, most entrepreneurs are ready to tackle their next startup. However, once you have built that multi-million dollar company, how do […]

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Why Every Young Entrepreneur Needs to Invest in Their Network

In our recent blog, we talked about the importance of surrounding yourself with coworkers who supplement your own strengths and weaknesses. Your employees are the heartbeat of the company and the product it produces.  So, if who you hire is […]

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A Hiring Tip Every Founder Needs To Hear

Knowing who to hire and when is one of the biggest challenges for any early-stage startup. As you grow it becomes easier, you know what is working and what you need and you end up simply hiring more of it. […]

Rami Essaid
Chief Executive Officer
September 29, 2020 | 2 min read
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How Finmark’s Puts Entrepreneurs In Control Of Their Fundraising

In our recent blog, we talked about the concept of defaulting dead or alive. As a startup, you want your company to default alive because that means your revenues are covering your expenses and you’re on a path toward profitability. […]

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Wanted Dead or Alive: The Importance of Runway

In business, you’re either growing or dying. A startup knows which path it is on by their runway.  Your runway refers to the number of months your company can comfortably operate before it runs out of money. For an early-stage […]

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Why Should Startups Track Metrics?

Please have a seat, Dr. Founder. Let’s discuss some general advice that you need to keep in mind when launching and running that billion-dollar startup. I’m sure your mind is racing from product-market fit to agile to customer focus among […]

Rishabh Jain
Summer Intern
September 9, 2020 | 4 min read