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Extensive experience navigating you to optimized returns.


Freeboard Capital is a federally registered investment adviser providing select investment solutions and services. Freeboard Capital provides alternative investment programs and investment management services to individuals, family offices and hedge funds that are designed for cash flow generation, investment growth, and wealth protection during these times of financial uncertainty.  Freeboard Capital utilizes its extensive knowledge and expertise to actively manage accounts for various investor clients. 


The Freeboard Advantage

The professionals at Freeboard Capital have over 80 years of combined experience, and are pioneers in structured finance and the derivatives markets.  The strategies they've designed combine a basket of option collar positions with various other defined-risk options strategies.  Freeboard Capital has the proven ability to apply this expertise on behalf of its investor clients.

Freeboard Capital has developed relationships with key broker-dealers allowing them to provide the most efficient use of investor capital.

Freeboard Capital actively manages and continually reviews investor accounts to assure optimal portfolio protection.

Freeboard Capital utilizes highly liquid investments with the ability to redeem with very little notice.


Freeboard [free'-bohrd]

noun 1. Nautical.  the portion of the side of a hull that is above the water.

About Us


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With his extensive experience in the options markets and time as the business conduct chairman of the CBOE, Mr. Burnside created the basis of the Freeboard Capital Income investment strategy to create returns while managing risk. 

Mr. Burnside joined Freeboard Capital in 2012.  He has over 25 years of experience in derivatives markets.  He served as DPM and market maker at the CBOE and was Conduct Chairman for the CBOE during the 9/11 crisis. Mr. Burnside is a graduate of Indiana University.

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In January 2012, Freeboard Capital opened the first account and Mr. Treleven began developing the algorithms used for investment selection, risk calculations and portfolio management.  With each new investment, trading criteria continues to be refined. 

Mr. Treleven is the managing member of Freeboard Capital, LLC, established in 2009.  Mr. Treleven has over 25 years of investment banking experience with significant experience in structured finance, fixed income and asset-backed capital markets.  He holds a Master of Science in Finance from the University of Illinois.

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The information contained herein is offered for informational purposes only, and does not constitute advice, recommendation, an “offer to sell,” an “offer for sale,” or the solicitation of an “offer to buy,” any securities.   The information contained herein is confidential and proprietary, and may not be divulged, reproduced, or retransmitted in any form, in whole or in part, without the express written consent of Freeboard Capital, LLC, except to your legal and financial advisors as necessary to make a determination whether or not to make an investment with Freeboard Capital, LLC.

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