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Global funds expanding into massive Chinese investment market
UBS Wealth Management and Fidelity International are some of the major foreign firms launching private funds in China. The expansion comes as China loosens regulation and global fund managers look for opportunities outside of Western markets. Analysts ...
Manager Changes and the Investment Policy Statement
When it comes to defined contribution plans, the analysis finds, this phenomenon is partly driven by the fact that plan sponsor decisionmaking is often tightly controlled by an investment policy statement (IPS) prescribing certain actions that must be ...
Why GBTC Is Better Than Bitcoin
Grayscale Bitcoin Investment Trust has indicated that the normal premium over investing directly in Bitcoin is 42%. The current premium of GBTC over Bitcoin is even higher right now at about 85%. Although the premium is very high there are reasons that ...
Whisky could be just as sound an investment opportunity as gold
Whisky is a long-term investment comparable to buying gold, according to Rupert Patrick, CEO of whisky trading website WhiskyInvestDirect. Sought after brands including Highland Park have climbed 34.6 percent in the space of a year. WhiskyInvestDirect ...
Apple's $1 billion TV investment helps company compete with Spotify in near term
Apple Inc.'s AAPL, -0.53% $1 billion investment to buy and produce original TV programming pits the technology giant against Spotify, not Netflix Inc. NFLX, +0.71% or Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -0.65% -- at least for the time being, according to analysts at ...
New Residential Investment Corp.: A Massive Bet On Rates?
New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) is not on my “to buy” list, but it is definitely an income investor's favorite name. In my previous article I talked about how Q2 results were distorted by $158 million and investors should be aware of the ...
Tracking Alex Roepers' Atlantic Investment Management Portfolio - Q2 2017 Update
Atlantic Investment Management's 13F portfolio increased from $958M to $973M. The number of positions decreased from 20 to 19. Alex Roepers increased Arris International, Diebold Nixdorf, and CommScope Holding while reducing Owens Illinois and ...
Saudi Arabia's Largest Bank Said to Hire Investment Banking Head
Sameer Nawaz has been appointed head of investment banking at Saudi Arabia's Al Rajhi Capital as the Islamic bank looks to build its advisory business, according to people familiar with the matter. Nawaz will be responsible for building an investment ...
Gold Is No More Of An Investment Than Beanie Babies
For a value investor, an object is not an investment just because its price has gone up. A value investor thinks of an investment as a money machine that generates income; for example; a stock that pays dividends every quarter or an apartment that ...