Frequently Asked Questions

Fund Structure

Is this a venture capital fund?
Yup! Well, sort of…Similar to a VC firm, Sweater pools investor money to invest into high-growth startups. Our SEC designation allows us to accept investment contributions from non-accredited investors (regular folks). Other than that, we invest into the same high-growth companies as our more exclusive contemporaries.We’re the VC fund for everyday investors.
How is this different from equity crowdfunding?
What does fully-managed mean?
How is this different from my brokerage account?
How will the Sweater Fund be valued?
How liquid is my investment?

Who can invest

How do you "get around" the accredited investor requirement?
What is an "Accredited" or "Qualified" Investor?
Can I invest from outside the United States?

Investment Thesis

What types of companies does Sweater invest in?
Where do you find companies to invest in?
How much do we typically invest into companies?
What does your due diligence process look like?
What if I'm a founder seeking capital?
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Disclosure: Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of the Fund before investing. The prospectus contains this and other information about the Fund and can be obtained by calling 1-888-577-7987 or by visiting the Fund’s website at www.sweaterventures.com/cashmerefund. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing. All investments involve risks, and past performance is no guarantee of future results.