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While you are deciding on whether to invest in direct lending propositions, Wall Street is rushing in.
The application of blockchain technology will only increase its value as it opens-up new markets, reduces costs and increases efficiencies.
Traditional wealth and money managers are failing in their performance and are desperately looking for alternatives. Pension funds who should be taking care of your financial future are performing miserably.
With yields on savings being low, the desire to look elsewhere to make yield has never been bigger.
Fear of missing out (FOMO) is pushing investors in to riskier asset classes such as crypto currencies, but it doesn’t seem wise, due to the speculative nature.
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China has banned initial coin offerings (ICOs) – the red hot method of raising money using cryptocurrency based tokens, according to a report by Reuters.
The action was described as putting on the brakes so regulators could better understand the fast emerging ecosystem to raise money in these tokenized offerings.
Growing interest in the asset class from institutional investors for both debt and equity in fintech lending platforms has been a strong feature of recent years.
The increasing size of quarterly issuance alongside involvement from a larger group of ratings agencies suggests institutions are more and more bullish on the asset class.
MidOcean Partners, a premier New York-based alternative asset manager, today announced the closing of a $600 million collateralized loan obligation (“CLO”). The transaction was led by Goldman Sachs.
Not so long ago crowdfunding seemed like a niche concern, but the popularity of Kickstarter and its contemporaries has since propelled the finance model fully into the business mainstream. As more companies and investors embrace it, what will the future hold?
Emerging markets specialist Aberdeen has brought in Paul Mehta to lead its diversification into private debt and other alternative forms of fixed income.
Aberdeen Asset Management has appointed Paul Mehta as global had of loans as it continues to expand its exposure to the Alternative Credit market.
Prestige Fund Management, the specialist asset manager that focuses on lending to small and medium businesses in the UK, has launched a second new share class for a Middle East based, sovereign wealth fund.
How Basel 3 rules WILL impact our lives. The impact these regulatory rules will have on almost everyone in the western world are highly disregarded and most of us don’t know the shitstorm we have in front of us and therefore I will try to explain in a nutshell what will happen in the coming year and especially when the clock hits twelve on the 31st of december 2017.
Europe is in fear of an anti-establishment populist wave crashing through all member countries. What started with Brexit is now showing signs in other member countries.