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Film Financing: Last In, First Out Money
Radio Feature 30: James Swarbrick in conversation with Sona Blessing
 
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

radio James Swarbrick, a partner at Aegis Capital Partners LLP, has raised, structured and managed funds for over 30 productions including The King’s Speech, Harry Brown and 360. He shares his expertise, and the opportunities in film related investing where returns per annum have ranged from 10 to 13% if the fund is managed successfully...

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Film Financing: Last In, First Out Money

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  • Q1 - Could you explain the strategy of investing in films/film funds

    Duration: 01:17 


  • Q2 - To who are these loans made to typically and to whom NOT - red flags?

    Duration: 01:20 


  • Q3 - A misconception that often arises in context of lending against box office hits

    Duration: 01:52 


  • Q4 - Duration of loans

    Duration: 00:37 


  • Q5 - Liquidity terms – provisions

    Duration: 00:47 


  • Q6 - Securing collateral - what is used as collateral? How “risk free” is it?

    Duration: 01:42 


  • Q7 - Mitigating against “sovereign risk”

    Duration: 00:59 


  • Q8 - Deal flow going forward and how it has/could be impacted?

    Duration: 01:23 


  • Q9 - Other observations

    Duration: 01:08 



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