The professional life of Jeff divides into three exciting parts: chasing the money on Wall Street; post-financial crisis stress and frustration as there was nowhere to go. Luckily, he joined “Harvest” FinTech company in 2013, and learned a lot about what was going on throughout the finance and technology industries.
Working with developers a lot who were sharing features and benefits of open source code was exactly what brought Jeff to the blockchain.
Currently, Jeff Dorman is a Chief Investment Officer at Arca, a digital asset investment firm, where he manages all aspects of portfolio sizing, trading, and risk management. Arca is an institutional-grade financial services firm building products utilizing and investing in digital assets.
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01:37 – The guest’s investment views and thesis
10:30 – Similarities and differences between digital assets and corporate bond market
19:22 – How to rather earn more money with digital assets than lose
26:35 – Why thematic investing is predicted to drive digital asset performance and sports impact on blockchain
35:30 – View on investment assets in passive indexes
46:17 – Why are the crypto markets currently in recession
53:45 – Jeff clarifying his statement on Ethereum
1:00:00 – The funniest story the CIO has ever experienced in the crypto space
1:02:35 – Book and blogs recommendations