Equity markets posted positive returns around the globe in the first quarter of 2019. Looking at broad market indices, US equities outperformed non-US developed and emerging markets. Small caps outperformed large caps in the US and non-US developed markets, but underperformed in emerging markets. Value stocks generally underperformed growth stocks in all regions. Our report reviews the data.
This month the Parkside blog comes in the form of a podcast. In this recent episode of Founders and Friends, Scott Orn of Kruze Consulting interviews Parkside’s Audrey Grubman and Christina Kramlich on relevant financial topics for startup employees, founders, and investors. As many of our clients know, Audrey has worked with startup employees since establishing the firm in the mid-90s. The podcast reviews various forms of equity compensation and discusses the reasons to understand the details of one’s compensation very early on and make a plan. There are also some common pitfalls that founders and startup execs should keepRead More
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