John Paulson Could Have His Own Family Office Soon
April 15 - 19. 2019
According to a report by Bloomberg, John Paulson has segregated his personal assets from the hedge fund he founded 25 years ago. This could be an indication that Paulson is restructuring the firm as a family office and spinning off the core advisory operations into a separate entity. ...
France’s Wealthiest Families Step Up To Rescue Notre Dame
April 15 - 19. 2019
France's three wealthiest families and their family offices are spearheading an effort to rescue and restore the historic Notre Dame Cathedral. The 850-year old church was engulfed in flames on Monday. Although the fire was extinguished in nine hours, major sections of the site, including the iconic spire, have been severely damaged. ...
Space Tourism: Financier and Entrepreneur Wimmer Could Reach Final Frontier Soon
A journey of a lifetime may be worth waiting decades for. Danish philanthropist, entrepreneur and financier Per Wimmer has already waited 15 years. This year, it seems like his long-awaited flight mig...Read More
How to Effectively Manage a Business Transition: Q&A with BanyanGlobal’s Vladimir Barbieri
Baby Boomers own more than two-thirds of all businesses in the United States, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. The Family Firm Institute maintains that 80% of these businesses are family owned. This implies...Read More
Blockchain Fundraising: Q&A with TokenMarket’s Ransu Salovaara on the Future of Family Office Investments in Tech Startups
Thousands of startups across the world have raised over $18.6 billion since 2017 through a quirky and innovative new method of seed funding. Known as an initial coin offering (ICO), the method involves combining the stru...Read More
Key Considerations for Family Offices in 2019: December 2018/January 2019
The latest edition of MarketCurrents takes a forward-looking view of 2019. We interviewed panelists who attended MarketC...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