Sector Expert: Frederick Lacy

Fincom Investment Partners

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Frederick Lacy, President of Fincom Investment Partners, began as a Chicago commodity broker in 1984. In 1987 he joined Bateman Eichler, Hill Richards in Los Angeles, focusing on small to mid-cap equities, ultimately "retiring" in 2000 as a Managing Director of Investment Banking. Mr. Lacy has been involved in numerous investments, from arranging start-up capital for what became Petrohawk, which sold for $15 Billion, to mobile payments in India. Several long-time clients were founding investors of Cheniere Energy. Mr Lacy's decades in California technology includes arranging an early $13 million VC financing for "permanent ledger" software (now commonly known as "blockchain") led by top-tier fund Upfront Ventures. Other investments include 3D holographic display technology, early mobile applications, power conversion, along with multiple consumer health-related products: Canadian Glacier bottled water, Kinetin skin cream, a proprietary oxidative-stress formula, and UV purification systems. In 1989 Mr. Lacy hosted "the Venture Capitalist" which aired on (now) CNBC, and has followed the natural foods industry for 35 years.

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Recent Interviews

Hemp Sales Grow at CV Sciences: Q3 Beats Estimates, 2019 Outlook (11/7/18)

Fincom Investment Partners takes a look at Q3 earnings for a U.S.-based CBD company and explains why it believes it offers good value.

Hemp Producer CV Sciences' Q3 Earnings Estimates--Our View (10/24/18)
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Fincom Investment Partners previews Q3 earnings estimates for a company that it believes offers the best value in cannabis/hemp.

This Company Has Better Numbers than Tilray at 1/25th the Price (9/24/18)

Tilray's wild fluctuations have grabbed the headlines the past few days, but Fincom Investment Partners profiles a rapidly emerging player in the cannabis realm that the firm believes has much more to offer.

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