Trends Watch Blog

Blogs November 15, 2019 Fund Structuring, Regulation and Taxation

San Francisco’s Emerging Manager Forum focused on the importance of understanding investors, regulations and taxation when structuring a fund. There are also the challenges of unrelated business taxable income (“UBTI”) effectively connected income (“…

Blogs November 14, 2019 Trends Watch: Slow Growth and Headwinds

Andy Redleaf, Principal, Park Financial Group discusses the outlook for alternative asset investments and why he thinks headwinds will lead to slow growth.

Blogs November 12, 2019 13 Tips for Starting a Venture Capital Fund

Tips for starting a venture capital fund that came out of EisnerAmper’s recent San Francisco roundtable, “Current Trends of a Successful Venture Capital Fund Launch.” It includes helpful tips, how to structure your fund and common mistakes to avoid. …

Blogs November 07, 2019 Trends Watch: Venture Capital

A discussion with Reece Chowdhry, Founder & CEO, RLC Ventures, on the outlook for venture capital.

Blogs November 01, 2019 Eight Questions: Preparing Your Business for a Softening Economy

A discussion of strategies, considerations, and processes business owners and executives can take to strengthen their organization today in preparation for potential softening of the economy.

Blogs October 31, 2019 Trends Watch: Real Estate Outlook

An insider’s look at the outlook for real estate investment

Blogs October 25, 2019 Alternative Investments Breakfast Roundtable: Current Trends in Hedge Fund Investing

Highlights of a discussion from alternatives experts regarding the current trends in Hedge Fund investing.

Blogs October 24, 2019 Trends Watch: Vegan Investing

An insider’s perspective on the opportunities in ‘vegan investing’ and the outlook for this burgeoning sector.

Blogs October 17, 2019 Trends Watch: Opportunities for Systematic Strategies

A look at electronic trading, especially under new regulatory requirements, and providing a set of conditions to generate alpha through quantitative analysis.