Navigating the ever-changing African landscape requires tools that fit the unique challenges we face and guide startups toward success. Recognizing this, we've developed "Calculator" at Raise – a scenario modeling tool designed for African startups. Let's dive into what Calculator is all about and why it matters.
In the dynamic African ecosystem, we're under pressure to make informed decisions about equity and projections. Calculator steps in as a solution. It's not about fancy innovation; it's about efficiency. We're launching it now because the time is ripe for certainty. Calculator isn't just about crunching numbers; it's about strategizing smartly and elevating your equity game. Read more about the product launch here.
The startup journey is a challenging one. From fluctuating funds to limited capital access, every move counts, and strategic decisions are paramount. Calculator is here to give us an edge in tackling these challenges. By adopting this scenario modeling tool, we can plan, strategize, and enhance our equity decisions.
1. Future-Proof Planning: Predicting your startup's journey effortlessly is invaluable. Calculator empowers you to achieve this by providing insights into financial milestones, funding needs, and various financing options. It's like a sneak peek into the future, helping you navigate uncertainty.
2. Built for African VC: Calculator is deeply rooted in African market data. It combines global valuation benchmarks with inflation-adjusted currencies, allowing you to align the numbers with your context.
3. Speed and Accuracy: With Calculator, complex calculations are simplified. With a few clicks, you can explore different scenarios, making equity calculations efficient and freeing up your time for business growth.
We've crafted various calculators to address specific challenges:
Calculator is tailor-made for startup teams and investors alike. In a world where transparency is crucial, Calculator offers real-time data and precision, protecting against fraudulent deals. It simplifies equity calculations, enabling startups to engage with investors effectively. For investors, Calculator provides data-driven insights, enhancing portfolio strategies.
Calculator caters to industries like Fintech, Healthtech, Agritech, and E-commerce. It addresses challenges and opportunities unique to each sector. Moreover, Calculator is attuned to well-defined markets such as Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa, aligning with regional dynamics.
Calculator offers three pricing tiers:
1. Open Source: Access free, regularly updated calculators that integrate seamlessly with your financial model.
2. Essential: Affordable pricing with clean dashboards and core essentials for financial strategy and scenario planning.
3. Pro: Collaborate with VC financial and legal experts for personalized assistance and tailored scenarios.
At Raise, our aim is to transform challenges into growth opportunities. With Calculator, we envision a future where African startups thrive. This industry-specific tool is powerful, designed to make your startup journey unstoppable.