Financial Services Blog

Blogs October 10, 2019 Trends Watch: Macro Correction; EB-5

Daniel Healy, Chief Executive Officer, Civitas Capital Group, discusses what he sees for the near future of global investment real estate opportunities, including the EB-5 program, corrections, and the impact of uncertainty.

Blogs October 03, 2019 Trends Watch: Evolution, Opportunities, and Challenges

A quick look at the issues driving change in early-stage venture capital investment.

Blogs September 26, 2019 Trends Watch: Beta; Niche Investors

With the increase in the size and number of private equity funds in existence, many of them mimic a sort of private version of a mutual fund.

Blogs September 19, 2019 Trends Watch: Cautious, but Opportunities are There

A discussion for investors regarding reasons to be cautious, reasons to be optimistic, and passive vs. active managers.

Blogs September 12, 2019 Trends Watch: Cannabis Outlook

An insider’s look at the outlook for the growing cannabis industry, including its evolution over the next 24-48 months; the challenges of the issues surrounding federal law, and what makes investments attractive (or not).

Blogs September 04, 2019 Trends Watch: Low Interest Rate; Scrutiny of Fees; PE Bubble

An examination of some of the factors affecting alternatives, including low interest rates, fee scrutiny, and questions around a private equity bubble.

Blogs August 22, 2019 Trends Watch: Questions for Alternatives

A discussion of the need for diversity in the alternatives market as well as the questions managers and investors are facing in the current environment.

Blogs August 15, 2019 Trends Watch: Venture Capital, Technology, Blurring Lines, and Making Sense of It All

A brief conversation with Sami Moughrabie of Atmos Ventures discussing the outlook for venture capital with an eye toward AI and other technologies; opportunities and reasons to be concerned.

Blogs August 08, 2019 Trends Watch: Asia and Alternatives

Jonathan Garrick, Portfolio Manager, Neutron Asia Absolute Return Fund, Bric Neutron Asset Management, discusses the outlook for Asian alternative investments in light of current and future influences.