Hi! My name is Reinis Fischer (38), a proud dad and devoted husband. CEO and Founder of Terramatris crypto hedge fund, drone enthusiast, world traveler, photographer, book author and passionate lover of Georgian cuisine (vegetarian).

An ex-pat living in Georgia since 2011, I trade stocks, take photographs, work out at the gym, and many more. Here I write about travel, finance, and other things that might interest me.

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TerraMatris Crypto Hedge Fund Portfolio Value reaches $2,651.17 in May 2024

Terramatris is a private crypto investment hedge fund started back in August, 2023, by me. The fund is privately held and is not publicly registered under any specific jurisdiction. Though, its available to participate in the fund via Raydium liquidity pool by swapping USDC against TerraM.In the end of the month, we managed to grow our portfolio by quite impressive 29%.  No new investments were attracted to the fund, but I started to network…

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Latest Stock Buy: 0.025 NVDA shares at $1,120.19

On May 28, 2024, I purchased 0.025 shares of Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) stock, paying $1,120.19 per share for our family stock portfolioNvidia Corporation is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and incorporated in Delaware.We are now holding 0.025 shares of NVDA in our stock portfolio.Utilizing dollar-cost averaging, our average cost per NFLX share is $1,131.40.I decided to jump into…

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How To Invest in Ethereum (ETH) and Stellar (XLM) for Long-Term Growth

Greetings from Tbilisi, Georgia!Last week, our modest crypto hedge fund saw a little decrease, dropping to $2,639.67, a humble decrease of $20.89 compared to the previous week.At TerraMatris, we remain committed to steadily building our crypto hedge fund. Our strategy involves selling put options on Bitcoin and covered calls on Ethereum (ETH) and Stellar (XLM). This straightforward yet effective approach has enabled us to generate consistent…

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My Experience with Fundraising on LinkedIn: Part 1

As the CEO and Founder of Terramatris, a crypto hedge fund, I've always been keen on leveraging social media to share updates and engage with potential investors. Over the past few months, I've been actively posting updates about Terramatris on LinkedIn. To my pleasant surprise, my followership has started to grow, reaching a little more than 200 followers. With this growing audience, I decided it was time to reach out to my connections and…

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Why I Stopped Selling Put Options on Micro Gold Futures (MGC)

As a seasoned trader and CEO of Terramatris crypto hedge fund, I have explored various trading strategies over the years. One strategy I have experimented with is selling put options on Micro gold futures. Recently, I decided to stop using this approach. In this article, I'll explain the main reason behind my decision, providing insights that might be valuable for fellow traders.Understanding Put Options on Micro Gold FuturesBefore delving into…

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Exploring Real Estate Prices in Riga Compared to Gold: A 2007 vs. 2023 Analysis

A few days ago, I stumbled upon an article or perhaps a meme on Facebook that suggested the same amount of gold from 100 years ago could buy you real estate today. Intrigued by this claim, I decided to explore further and compare real estate prices in my native Riga to spot gold prices. My findings, particularly when comparing 2007 with 2023, are quite interesting.Let's start with some basic data:In October 2023, the average price of standard…

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Why I Believe in Solana (SOL) and TokenFi

Greetings from Tbilisi, Georgia!Last week, our modest crypto hedge fund saw a promising growth, reaching $2,660.56, a humble, but an increase of $3.76 if compared to the previous week.At TerraMatris, we remain committed to steadily building our crypto hedge fund. Our strategy involves selling put options on Bitcoin and covered calls on Ethereum (ETH) and Solana (SOL). This straightforward yet effective approach has enabled us to generate…

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May 2024 Stock Portfolio Update ($8,907)

At the end of May 2024, the total value of our stock portfolio was USD 8,907 (EUR 8,205). While this represents a slight decrease from the previous month, it is an essential part of our journey towards long-term growth and financial stability. Last month, our portfolios decreased by -155.48 EUR (-1.86%). This drop was primarily due to my mismanagement of trading options on micro gold futures.Lessons Learned: The Pitfalls of Illiquid MarketsThe…

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How to Profit from GMT Coin with Funding Fees

A few days back, I stumbled upon the StepIn application thanks to Petre, a fellow colleague at my partner's office in Tbilisi. Petre's enthusiasm for this wearable app piqued my interest, prompting me to delve deeper into its functionalities. As I delved into the app's features that evening, I stumbled upon an unexpected discovery – GMT Coin.In Georgia, StepIn is somewhat of a household name, albeit for various reasons. But it was through this…

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Why I Decided to Sell Put Options on NIO: A Strategic Move in a Volatile Market

Nio Inc. (NYSE: NIO), a Chinese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has been a stock I’ve traded options with great success in the past. At one point, NIO reached an all-time high of about $60 per share, reflecting the market's enthusiasm for EVs and Nio's potential. However, as market conditions have shifted, so has my strategy. While I remain optimistic about NIO's long-term prospects, my current approach involves selling put options to…

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How To Make $11 daily from Selling Put options on Bitcoin

Greetings from Tbilisi, Georgia! It is already start of June. it's astonishing how time flies. Last week, our humble crypto hedge fund grew to $2,656.80, an increase of $101.34. This growth is largely attributed to the appreciation of crypto assets, with Bitcoin breaking above $67,000, providing a significant boost.At TerraMatris, we continue to build our crypto hedge fund bit by bit by selling put options on Bitcoin. Additionally, we sell…

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Batumi / Gomarduli / Adjara

We are thrilled to announce the release of our latest Batumi movie! This time, we decided to take a different route and skip the sea, opting instead for an adventurous journey through the Adjarian mountains. Our expedition led us to the charming village of Gomarduli, where we encountered wild animals and were captivated by the beauty of blooming rhododendrons.Gomarduli, a picturesque village nestled in the Adjarian mountains. This hidden gem…

Living in Georgia |

Why I Added Netflix (NFLX) Stock to Our Portfolio: Exploring Possible Stock Split and Dollar-Cost Averaging

On May 6, 2024, I made a strategic decision to add Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) stock to our partnership fund. I purchased 0.05 shares at $586.54 per share. This move marks the beginning of what I believe will be a fruitful investment journey with one of the most influential companies in the entertainment industry.Personal Usage and FamiliarityAs a long-time subscriber of Netflix, I have experienced firsthand the value and quality of their service.…

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#41 TerraMatris Crypto Hedge Fund: Targeting $10/day from selling 1DTE crypto put options, investing in ETH / XML

Greetings from Tbilisi, Georgia, we are already at the end of May. Wow, time flies.Last week our humble crypto hedge fund grow to $2,555.48  (+$162.52). We did a few trades during the week, appreciation mostly comes from crypto gains itself. Bitcoin breaking above $67,000 helped a lot.We keep growing the Terramatris crypto hedge fund bit after bit by selling put options on Bitcoin. Additionally we sell covered calls on ETH and SOLJoin our…

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TerraMatris Crypto Hedge Fund Portfolio Value reaches $2,050.72 in April 2024

Terramatris is a private crypto investment hedge fund started back in August, 2023, by me. The fund is privately held and is not publicly registered under any specific jurisdiction. Though, its available to participate in the fund via Raydium liquidity pool by swapping USDC against TerraM.Aptrilt started good, but turned out quite low in the end of the month. We got stuck with one of our put options trades on BTC, adn started to adjust, thus…

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