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Mike McGlone, Senior Macro Strategist with Bloomberg Intelligence, and Fernando Valle, Senior Analyst with Bloomberg Intelligence, join for a roundtable to discuss big oil earnings, energy, and commodities. Mike might also touch on crypto. Sassan Ghahramani, President, CEO and founder at SGH Macro Advisors, joins the show to give his outlook for global central bank activity and the ECB. Matt Henriksson, Senior Equity Analyst covering medical technology for Bloomberg Intelligence, joins us to talk Dexcom and MedTech earnings. Justus Parmar, CEO and founder at Fortuna Investment, joins to discuss venture capital and his space investing thesis. 

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Sales and stock soars in space.

Our guest today is Justus Parmar, Founder of Fortuna Investments.

Topics include – Lockheed Martin reports $3.2 billion in sales in Q2 this year, up $341 million or 12% compared to Q2 last year. Rocket Lab’s stock soars after recent launch successes. China’s Deputy Chief Engineer tells state media that the country will launch its first reusable rocket in 2027. Venezuela becomes the first country to formally sign the China-led International Lunar Research Station. NASA Administrator Bill Nelson heads to Latin America to rally support for the Artemis Accords, and more.

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Fortuna Investments expands to Miami Beach with plans to invest in space industry

Canada-based Fortuna Investments is making its U.S. debut in Miami Beach, with plans to invest in the up-and-coming space industry.

The venture capital firm currently has a small office at 1800 Sunset Harbor Drive and plans to add personnel in Miami this year. It is also establishing an office in Los Angeles to have a West Coast presence.

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VC Firm Fortuna Expands into Space Investing

Fortuna Investments is opening a Miami office with the goal of investing in 12 early-stage space startups over the next few years. 

“I think it’s an incredible time to get involved and allocate capital,” Fortuna founder and CEO Justus Parmar told Payload. “We have a lot of powder dry and are looking for opportunities.”

Fortuna 101: The VC firm was founded in 2015 and counts over 30 employees. Fortuna, which Parmar primarily funds himself, has invested in over 125 startups, focusing on emerging industries such as robotics, life sciences, and lithium mining. 

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SpaceX Has a Looming Competitor In a Formerly Peerless Industry 

Rocket Lab reported a widening net loss for the April-June quarter, but its revenue from launch and satellites is growing by double digits.

“Rocket Lab’s revenue and cash positions are trending in the right direction. I’m less concerned with quarter-to-quarter performance,” Justus Parmar, CEO of Fortuna Investments, a venture capital firm investing in renewable energy and space startups, told Observer.

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Justus Parmar on starting something from scratch and watching it grow

Justus Parmar, 36, is an entrepreneur and the managing director of Fortuna Investments, a Vancouver-based venture-capital firm. He also created and funds the Justus Parmar Group Scholarship Foundation, which awards scholarship funds to finance students at the University of British Columbia, and is an active board member and fundraiser for Face of Today, a charity working to end the stigma of mental health issues impacting youth.

I was born and raised in Duncan, B.C., a small town on Vancouver Island, and have been living in Vancouver for the past 14 years. My mother was a nurse and my father had a small import-export business.

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Justus Parmar, CEO of Fortuna Investments, on creating your own destiny

In this weekly series, we profile entrepreneurs approaching the top of their game, and ask them how they got there. From role models to work—life balance, we asked Justus Parmar, CEO of Fortuna Investments, a few quick questions.

Always looking to invest in the technologies of tomorrow, Justus Parmar has been one of the first to invest in everything from Canadian medicinal cannabis and Bitcoin to clean energy and lithium.


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Justus Parmar, Forty under 40 winner 2018

Beginning as an investment advisor 14 years ago, Justus Parmar rose quickly to the top by working at three brokerage firms before founding venture capital firm Fortuna Investments in 2015.

“Being a venture capitalist gives me the opportunity to have an effect on the world by investing in emerging technologies and industries that are shaping our future,” said Parmar….

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Justus Parmar

Justus Parmar is the Founder and Managing Director of Fortuna Investments, a Vancouver-based private capital firm specializing in venture capital investments. It has raised more than $300 million for 125 early stage companies and facilitated the IPO of 24 companies in areas including: Blockchain, Renewable energy, and Lithium exploration. A strong believer in giving back, Justus is an active board member and fundraiser for Face of Today, and Youth Education Farms and The Justus Parmar Group Scholarship Foundation.


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