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Bad Pattern Recognition Gone Wild

Seven years ago when I first started in the world of Venture Capital, I tried to spend as much time as I could with seasoned Investors to learn what I could through their experiences.  I figured that borrowing a degree from someone else would be easier than earning it from scratch. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that much of […]

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The Tyranny Of 0.8 To The 5th

Before I launch into the “topic of the month” I wanted to thank everyone who’s sent feedback regarding the whitepaper I recently published (you can still download it here: The Hourglass Effect).  There’s been more than 1,000 downloads so far and the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive.  I promise I’ll keep writing as long as there’s an audience willing to support me.  With […]

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Let The Confessions Begin

Hello.  My name is Frank Rotman and I’m a FinTech Junkie.  I don’t say this lightly or in jest — I’m a flat out junkie.  And by that I mean I resemble the classical definition of the word: “A person who gets an unusual amount of pleasure from or has an unusual amount of interest in something.”  With more than […]