Just a few years ago there were essentially only two models: Traditional (raise funds for a 2 year search, investors get first dibs at a deal you find) and Self-funded (pay for everything out of pocket, raise equity when you find a deal). Today, there is a whole spectrum of options for aspiring searchers to pick from - from entirely self-funded to traditional search fund accelerators. In this week's post I write about the pros and cons and how to decide which model is right for you. For us, ^Searchfunder member‌'s approach of targeting a faster, smaller, self-funded transaction was the best fit.

What Search Model Is Right For You?