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by BtcLion
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

I'm no longer a candidate for the investment board, however if I were, I would be focused on equity in promising start ups.
by BtcLion
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

Hi rb202, I was at First Southwest Company and was one of the 'older guys'.. Some of the younger folks there had higher seniority. I can't say age was ever a factor in any of our decisions or how we worked together. Some of the sharpest people I have ever met have been much younger than I, and some ...
by BtcLion
Sat Feb 03, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

Hi Duncan, I think the talent behind the start up is probably the most important. I ask if 1) they personally have a passion for the product. 2) Have a good understanding of what the goals are. 3) A complete understanding of the industry and finally, how they plan on acquiring and retaining talent. ...
by BtcLion
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

My view is a conservative approach to ICOs. I tend to think the best course of action is to stick to the original vision of the white paper, where we execute tier 2 of the strategy by investing in start up companies focusing on those who are contributing to the crypto ecosystem with AI and/or Blockc...
by BtcLion
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

It's been said, "if you do not fail, you're not trying hard enough". Going by that I have been trying very hard!.. Many years ago my boss called me from a research trip he was on and told me to buy a particular stock he found out about with an exciting product. I looked at the stock and at first gla...
by BtcLion
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:34 am
Forum: Investment Committee Candidates - January 2018
Topic: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann
Replies: 15
Views: 4957

Re: Investment Board Candidate - Larry Schnellmann

Hi Zurgle, Sorry for the delayed response, it's been a hectic few days. (as I'm sure you know). 1) Equity trading encompasses several different disciplines, one of which is fundamental analysis. My experience in equity trading involved careful examination of companies in which we made markets. This ...