INVESTING IN FINANCIAL INNOVATORS

INVESTING IN FINANCIAL INNOVATORS

INVESTING IN FINANCIAL INNOVATORS

 

ABOUT

ThirdStream Partners LLC focuses on venture and strategic investment opportunities in financial services and financial technologies.  We make proprietary investments in a broad spectrum of companies, ranging from early stage startups to late stage private companies.

Our team leverages decades of experience in firms pioneering the application of quantitative, computer-driven approaches in the finance industry.  Prior to forming ThirdStream Partners, our team led the world’s largest quantitative investment management firm, Barclays Global Investors (sold to BlackRock in 2009).   For more on the history of Barclays Global Investors:

 

 Triumph of the Nerds (Barron’s)

Outsmarting the Market (Bloomberg)

Barclays Global Investors and ETFs (HBR Case Study)

ABOUT

ThirdStream Partners LLC focuses on venture and strategic investment opportunities in financial services and financial technologies.  We make proprietary investments in a broad spectrum of companies, ranging from early stage startups to late stage private companies.

Our team leverages decades of experience in firms pioneering the application of quantitative, computer-driven approaches in the finance industry.  Prior to forming ThirdStream Partners, our team led the world’s largest quantitative investment management firm, Barclays Global Investors (sold to BlackRock in 2009).   For more on the history of Barclays Global Investors:

 Triumph of the Nerds (Barron’s)

Outsmarting the Market (Bloomberg)

Barclays Global Investors and ETFs (HBR Case Study)

ABOUT

ThirdStream Partners LLC focuses on venture and strategic investment opportunities in financial services and financial technologies.  We make proprietary investments in a broad spectrum of companies, ranging from early stage startups to late stage private companies.

Our team leverages decades of experience in firms pioneering the application of quantitative, computer-driven approaches in the finance industry.  Prior to forming ThirdStream Partners, our team led the world’s largest quantitative investment management firm, Barclays Global Investors (sold to BlackRock in 2009).   For more on the history of Barclays Global Investors:

Triumph of the Nerds (Barron’s)

Outsmarting the Market (Bloomberg)

Barclays Global Investors and ETFs (HBR Case)

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

R. Emerson

 

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

R. Emerson

PHILOSOPHY

We focus on areas where technology combined with scientifically-informed insights promote more efficient financial outcomes by reducing costs, increasing transparency, or improving returns.  We invest and support firms operating in the following areas:

  1. Helping investors (institutions and individuals) improve financial outcomes – for example, through use of more efficient implementation techniques, lower transaction and frictional costs, improved transparency, and more efficient capital market intermediation.
  2. Improving access to credit and financial markets for individuals and smaller institutions.
  3. Leveraging new data and analytics, combined with deep understanding of economics and capital markets, to deliver superior investment and resource allocation decisions.
  4. Supporting improved market and financial infrastructure through new technologies, including cryptocurrency and blockchain applications.

PHILOSOPHY

We focus on areas where technology combined with scientifically-informed insights promote more efficient financial outcomes by reducing costs, increasing transparency, or improving returns.  We invest and support firms operating in the following areas:

  1. Helping investors (institutions and individuals) improve financial outcomes – for example, through use of more efficient implementation techniques, lower transaction and frictional costs, improved transparency, and more efficient capital market intermediation.
  2. Improving access to credit and financial markets for individuals and smaller institutions.
  3. Leveraging new data and analytics, combined with deep understanding of economics and capital markets, to deliver superior investment and resource allocation decisions.
  4. Supporting improved market and financial infrastructure through new technologies, including cryptocurrency and blockchain applications.

PHILOSOPHY

We focus on areas where technology combined with scientifically-informed insights promote more efficient financial outcomes by reducing costs, increasing transparency, or improving returns.  We invest and support firms operating in the following areas:

  1. Helping investors (institutions and individuals) improve financial outcomes – for example, through use of more efficient implementation techniques, lower transaction and frictional costs, improved transparency, and more efficient capital market intermediation.
  2. Improving access to credit and financial markets for individuals and smaller institutions.
  3. Leveraging new data and analytics, combined with deep understanding of economics and capital markets, to deliver superior investment and resource allocation decisions.
  4. Supporting improved market and financial infrastructure through new technologies, including cryptocurrency and blockchain applications.

INVESTMENTS

♦ Representative investments made by ThirdStream Partners and/or its principals.

INVESTMENTS

♦ Representative investments made by ThirdStream Partners and/or its principals.

INVESTMENTS

♦ Representative investments made by ThirdStream Partners and/or its principals.

TEAM

Minder Cheng

Blake Grossman

Ross Hikida

TEAM

Minder

Cheng

Blake

Grossman

Ross

Hikida

TEAM

Minder Cheng

Blake Grossman

Ross Hikida

CONTACT

ThirdStream Partners LLC

650 California Street, 31st Floor
San Francisco, CA  94108

Email:   info@thirdstreampartners.com

CONTACT

ThirdStream Partners LLC

650 California Street, 31st Floor
San Francisco, CA  94108

Email:   info@thirdstreampartners.com

CONTACT

ThirdStream Partners LLC

650 California Street, 31st Floor
San Francisco, CA  94108

Email:   info@thirdstreampartners.com