The Equa Blog

January 12, 2022
Cover Your Asset - A Podcast About Women In Crypto By Equa Global

Is the Crypto industry women - friendly? Or does it matter at all? Have we finally reached a level playing field? Listen to Shawn and Bill from Equa Global talk about the industry.  

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January 12, 2022
Equa Asks- What Is An 83(b) Election?

When dealing with vesting or exercising equity shares, it’s important to understand how they are taxed. Owners or employee equity holders may be subject to taxes on their equity at the time it is vested or exercised. This is often a future date instead of the grant date. The tax liability will increase based on […]

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January 11, 2022
Equa Global Asks - How Easy Is It To Update Your Cap Tables?

Are you constantly trying to update your cap table, but can't find it? What happens when you hand it to your lawyer and you can't get a meeting or a call with her? Are you using Google sheets where everyone has access? A single source of truth, that is seamlessly updated, changed and disseminated is […]

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January 10, 2022
Equa On Participating In a Tender Offer

A tended offer allows employees and investors the opportunity to sell shares even if the company is not yet public. They also allow buyers to gain equity in a company that is still private. Not Sure About Participating In a Tender Offer? Tender offers are a great option for many but could not be for […]

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January 10, 2022
Equa Answers: What Is a Tender Offer?

Stock options are a well-understood topic between companies and employees. But what if the company isn’t public? Can there be equity incentives if the company is not public? Companies are tending to stay private for longer which can be startling to employees and investors with stock options. That is where tender offers come in. Tender […]

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January 7, 2022
Equa Global Defines NFTs and Intellectual Property Rights

Only Using Non-Copyright Infringement NFTs: We have all heard of intellectual property rights infringements on knockoffs or logos. The same can be true for NFTs. An NFT you are seeing may have been created off a third party’s work and then sold by a separate creator. With NFTs, it is usually uncertain of the originality […]

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January 7, 2022
Equa Global Asks: Would You Rather Buy Coffee Or Cap Table Management?

How are you spending your extra money? Are you blowing it on coffee, or giving your company peace of mind? Check out this quick cap table management video and see how a few dollars per day can save your company a lot of headaches!

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January 6, 2022
Key Elements of a Warrant

Like anything in life, it is important to know what something is and does before using it. For example, to use matches, you first must know they create fire and how to light them. The same can be said for warrants. The most important piece of warrants to understand as a company getting ready to […]

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January 6, 2022
Equa Global Asks: What Is KYC?

With more and more investors using Cryptocurrency to buy shares, its more important than even to Know Your Customer (KYC). It's necessary for compliance and general peace of mind. Don't get caught by surprise!

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