Typical industry benchmark numbers for a portfolio
- 65% of investments made by VCs will go bust
- 20 investments out of 30 will result in nothing.
- 20% will just barely return the principal
- 6 investments out of 30 will return the money invested.
- 10% of startups will succeed and generate 10x returns
- 5% of startups, i.e. one out of a portfolio of companies, may become a multi-bagger and return 50x