Fintek Capital LLC is a boutique investment firm based in Atlanta, GA and the architect of the Hedged Yield Strategy, utilizing options collars and combinations around highly liquid US exchange traded securities and derivatives.
The firm also provides customized risk-mitigated strategies for digital currencies, to harvest optimal returns while managing extreme market volatility.
Fintek Capital CEO Bill Taylor edits a daily market overview for FintekNews entitled “Bitcoin vs Gold”, and compares the price of Bitcoin, Gold & Major Market Averages on a daily basis, using the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s (CME) bitcoin indexes (BRR & BRTI) for bitcoin pricing. He also provides trading summary notes after the market close, and has published his documented trading track record since inception.
As of January 2018, the strategy has returned over 400%.
(Link to prior published articles with trading results: Bitcoin vs Gold)
INVESTING IN THE GROUNDBREAKING RMG & MORE - Fintek Capital LLC is launching a new digital currency (FTKCC) through an Initial Coin Offering in early 2018. The FTKCC coin will have underlying assets in the groundbreaking RMG digital gold coin, a collaboration of the Royal Mint & Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
The FTKCC coin will also hold investments in up to the top 5 cryptocurrencies by market cap, utilizing available options and futures to mitigate risk, and function like an ETF for digital currencies. Fintek Capital will be offering up to 100M FTKCC coins upon the ICO, priced at $2/coin.
Bill Taylor, Managing Member of Fintek Capital, is a preeminent, and widely published, international authority on investing in Bitcoin & Fintech. He currently writes daily features for FintekNews in collaboration with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (for their Bitcoin Reference Rate Index) & previously for Nasdaq (for their KFTX Fintech Index).
He has over thirty five years experience in the financial markets, beginning as an original member of the Chicago Board Options Exchange and subsequently as a member of the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
He was also co-founder, principal and CEO of Cornerstone Ventures, a publicly traded securities/futures and money management firm with offices in Chicago & LaJolla. While there, Mr. Taylor oversaw all the firm’s proprietary trading and managed two hedge funds that produced significant above-average market rates of return.
Larry Shumbres, Managing Member of Fintek Capital, is an accomplished entrepreneur and executive with over 20 years of experience in the financial and technology markets.
He has a keen eye for “what’s next” in FinTech and investment products and has a passion for sharing this knowledge with his clients and developing significant market share. He has a strong track record of producing positive long-term results for his clients which have included major financial institutions, independent broker dealers, custodians, financial advisors and high net worth families.
Larry received his B.A. in Law from the University of Pittsburgh. As a defensive back for PITT’s football team, he developed leadership skills, team loyalty, and a strong drive to succeed that has continued to be valuable throughout his career. After graduation, he quickly advanced within prominent financial and technology corporations including Charles Schwab, Morningstar, New York Life, eMoney and eVestment. Currently he is the CEO of Totum Risk and Greenback Investments. When he puts down his technology, he enjoys spending time with his wife Jodi and their two children.
Cindy Taylor is the Chief Marketing Officer of Fintek Capital and oversees sales, marketing, and vendor relationships. She has 20+ years experience in senior level management, C-Suite sales, B2B & consumer marketing, and media relations within the publishing & financial markets.
Ms. Taylor is also Founding Publisher of FintekNews. She has an extensive media management & VC background and has held executive positions at the Chicago Sun-Times, the Rocky Mountain News and Hemispheres magazine.
Ms. Taylor also previously consulted with financial agencies & publishers, including Carpenter Group, FINalternatives, Modern Trader and Investing.com. Ms. Taylor is a graduate of Northwestern University and currently resides with her husband in Atlanta.
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