Investors Pursue Unconventional Real Estate Assets
Nov 12- 16. 2018
Family offices and institutional investors are increasingly making contrarian bets on unconventional real estate assets. Mobile home parks, billboards and forestland are all experiencing a growing flow of private and institutional capital. ...
Increasing Global Regs Mean Higher Compliance Costs for Family Offices
Oct 08- 12. 2018
An increasing global regulatory burden is leading to higher compliance costs for some family offices.The cost of wealth management has been steadily rising over the past few years, as governments demand more transparency and tighter controls on the financial services industry. The wealth management industry faces a cost of £4.5 billion ($5.9 billion) in the U.K. alone, much of which can be attributed to complying with added regulations, according...
Selling the Family Business: Letting Go While Preserving a Legacy
“I’ve worked in the company for the last 42 years. And I never until this year even imagined the possibility that we might think about selling.” That’s what Don Graham, the head of the legenda...Read More
Facing Argentina’s Currency Crisis: Q&A with Praxis’ Diego Ros Rooney
After an economic boom in 2017, Argentina’s currency has spent much of this year plummeting. The peso has lost nearly 54% of its value against the U.S. dollar (USD) since the start of the year.Nervous about the economy...Read More
Q&A With India’s Impact Investment Pioneer: Avishkaar’s Vineet Rai
Vineet Rai set up what is widely considered to be India’s first social impact investment fund in 2001. What started as a micro-fund management company with approximately $60,000 has grown to nearly $300 million. Rai’...Read More
Investment Trends : October 2018
MarketCurrents’ second annual investment trends report brings you the highlights of an invite-only summit which gather...Read More
Emerging Markets : September 2018
The phenomenal growth of private wealth in emerging markets in the last few decades shows no sign of slowing down. No...Read More