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A SQUARE 13 May 2011

Friday, May 13, 2011
Direct vs. third-party investment in illiquid assets.

A SQUARE :: 13May11 A SQUARE 13 May 2011
Category Infrastructure
Author Florian Guldner
Large institutional investors are able to invest in long-term, illiquid assets like infrastructure, but only few have taken this step so far. A new paper analyzes the specific challenges direct infrastructure investors are confronted with.
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