A Family-Owned Adventure Park Thriving Despite the Pandemic: Q&A With Wild Florida’s Sam Haught
September 22, 2020
The leisure and entertainment real estate sector was at the epicenter of the COVID-19 crisis. However, a Florida-based wildlife adventure park hasn’t just survived the pandemic, it has expanded.
Venture Capital Nightmares: Down Rounds and Dilution
September 21. 2020
Venture capital, or the pursuit of startups, is probably the trendiest sector of the investment world at the moment. Startups, particularly in technology, are raising incredible amounts of money, sometimes even before they gain traction or sales.
The Options Strategy for Generating Fixed Income
September 11. 2020
Masayoshi Son’s recent bets on tech stock derivatives may have shocked the investment community, but not options traders. Put and call options are regularly used by retail day traders to speculate on stock price movements.
Navigating a Shipping Giant Through Trade Tensions and a Global Pandemic: Q&A With Fratelli Cosulich’s Timothy Cosulich
September 01, 2020
The commercial shipping industry has been at the epicenter of two ongoing crises.
Investors Prepare for A Resurgence of Inflation
August 23. 2020
Family offices and institutional investors are positioning themselves for a resurgence in inflation across the world. The flow of capital into assets that act as a hedge against inflation indicate this.
CLO ETFS: A Historic Risk Transfer?
August 17. 2020
Family offices and institutional investors turned to an exotic instrument to generate income after the global financial crisis in 2008. Collateralized Loan Obligations or CLOs have seen a colossal wave of capital flood in over the past decade.
Covid-Proof: How Luxury Real Estate Withstood the Crisis
July 31. 2020
With a prolonged economic suspension and a historic wave of unemployment, real estate investors across the world have been apprehensive. Rents and property values in several cities have already started declining.
Are Family Offices Growing Queasy About Private Equity?
July 24. 2020
Family office investors say they view private equity with ‘greater caution’, after the pandemic-induced economic crisis. That’s according to a recent survey of 120 family offices by banking giant UBS.
Professionalizing the Family Business
July 14. 2020
The culture and structure of a family business is organically unique. Most family-owned companies reflect their founder’s ambitions and personal values. Successive generations preserve and cement these values as part of the organization’s culture. However, to grow and evolve, families need to step beyond the clan. Recruiting, retaining and developing external talent is a key element for any family-owned company that aims to professionalize operations.
Navigating COVID’s Impact on Investments: Q&A With Blu Family Office’s Christian Armbruester
July 11, 2020
In this interview with MarketCurrents WealthNet, Blu Family Office’s founder and chief investment officer Christian Armbruester shares his team’s strategy for mitigating tail-end risks for clients and their outlook for the future.