Networks - Direct Investing

The ImPact
Monday, March 28, 2016

What do people really mean when they talk about “impact investing?” Why do people make impact investments, and how do they do it? What counts, and what doesn’t? This primer provides family enterprises with clear explanations of the “why,” “how,” and “what” of impact investing.

Family Office Exchange
Thursday, March 24, 2016

This annual FOX survey of investor attitudes and behaviors provides readers with peer perspective from 80 family offices on a wide range of topics including – Economic Outlook and Investment Opportunities for 2016, Asset Allocation and Performance, Use of Investment Consultants and Investment Com

Ascent Private Capital Management
Monday, March 21, 2016

The spillover of recent market volatility from China into the rest of the world reflects poor communication by Chinese authorities and a lack of transparency of their ultimate goals.

Gresham Partners, LLC
Friday, March 11, 2016

The easy investment returns enjoyed since the end of the financial crisis have succumbed to the pressures of elevated valuations, Federal Reserve tightening and oil price declines, which have created significant volatility, bearish sentiment and losses among investors.

Roy Ballentine
Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Risk has many dimensions and individual investors tend to equate risk with loss of capital. That definition of risk may actually lead an investor astray and hinder his or her ability to meet long-term objectives. Rather than attempting to avoid risk, successful investors embrace and manage it.

Ballentine Partners
Wednesday, March 2, 2016

The markets are off to a rough start this year. Worries about the strength of the world economy caused global stocks to plunge double-digits in January before rebounding slightly. Recent manufacturing data in the U.S.

Will Braman
Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Despite modest recoveries across most markets in the fourth quarter, 2015 was a poor year for investment returns. While concerns at the end of 2015 continue now—volatility in China’s domestic Shanghai market, rising interest rates in the U.S., falling oil prices, the U.S.

Top Tier Capital Partners
Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Many investors are analyzing how the recent volatility may impact both their public and private holdings.

Friday, February 26, 2016

This economic cycle has been a long one, seven years without a slowdown. Any other time, people would be near the doors, ready to get out.

Top Tier Capital Partners
Thursday, February 25, 2016

The venture ecosystem in Israel is undergoing an evolution as entrepreneurs are flourishing throughout the country. In November 2015 there were 6,000 start-ups in Israel garnering funding from a new generation of venture funds made up of both spin-outs from existing firms and new VCs.