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Structural changes and how investors need to position themselves

Thursday, April 09, 2009
We have observed a shift in the life settlement market: from one that was largely broker driven to one that is now investor driven..

A SQUARE :: 09Apr09 Structural changes and how investors need to position themselves
Category Life Settlements
Faculty Heinz R. Kubli
Expertise Life Settlements
Author Sona Blessing
Faculty Name
Obtainable yields by investing in other top quality bond like assets are extremely low. With yields of around 15% IRR being offered for allocating to US Senior Life Settlement … we are currently experiencing a huge demand
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