WTFinance, Released on 6/21/23 (Recorded on 6/19/23)
On this episode of the WTFinance podcast I had the pleasure of speaking with Lawrence Lepard, Founder of Equity Management Associates and Sound Money Advocate. During our conversation we spoke about what sound money is, whether our current economy can adapt to sound money, Bretton Wood 3.0 or BRICS currency, which assets will benefit and more!
0:00 – Introduction
0:20 – What is sound money?
6:20 – Can our current economy use sound money?
10:10 – How long does the FIAT system have?
17:35 – System will fight for as long as possible
20:18 – Bretton Wood 3.0?
22:55 – Could governments block the FIAT exits?
26:20 – Assets to protect wealth during hyperinflation?
27:42 – One message to take away from our conversation?
30:25 – Blackrock ETF good or bad for Bitcoin?
Lawrence W. Lepard founded Equity Management Associates. Currently, he is Managing Partner at Equity Management Associates LLC and Limited Partner at Johns Creek Partners LLC. He is also on the board of Amarillo Gold Corp. and Rise Gold Corp. In his past career he occupied the position of Principal at The Cue Ball Group LLC, Partner at Summit Partners LP, Managing General Partner at Geocapital Partners LLC, Investment Associate at Continental Illinois Venture Corp., Financial Analyst at Smith Barney Harris Upham & Co., Inc. and Financial Analyst of Citigroup Global Markets, Inc. (Broker). Mr. Lepard received an undergraduate degree from Colgate University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.