Thu, Apr 24, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Search - enter search text below (options..)
Search term:  string and or
Case sensitive Search articles headlines only
Specify publication: 
All publication dates Today Yesterday Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last 365 days
Publication dates from: search to: search  NB. All dates are dd/mm/yyyy.
HELPCENTER
Faculty member Expertise Portrait
Fabrizio Ladi BuccioliniABI

[13Jun07] Systematic Absolute Return’s Survey Findings
    ABL was preferred amongst the asset finance strategies. It was followed by PIPEs, ABS and ABI. At the tail end of the sample were CDO’s and MBS.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Van Der Geer GerardusAgriculture

[18Jun09] Fund invests across the entire value chain
    Agriculture - has a history of structural underinvestment

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Tim HornibrookAgriculture & Real Estate

[23Jul09] An Australian Investment Opportunity
    The long-term capital appreciation of agricultural land is driven by the operating return that can be generated from that land

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Brett D. HellermanAlternative Alternatives

[27Jun07] Wood Creek Multi-Asset Fund
    "Our internal research indicates that an allocation of between 5-10% to alt alt investment strategies benefits most institutional investors’ portfolios. ..."

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Stephan TrufferAlternative Energy

[19Mar09] Renewable Technologies
    Most renewable technologies, in particular solar energy, today, are unable to compete on a cost basis with traditional forms of power generation.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Angus MurrayArt

[23Apr09] Investing in a fund that will to a collection of museum-quality modern and contemporary art
    Art is an irreplaceable real asset - it traditionally provides protection against inflation

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Sergey SkaterschikovArt

[29Apr08] Art - Affiliated Investing
    However, with an exception of Sotheby’s, there is no large publicly traded company anywhere in the world that is representative of the art market segment.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[23Jan07] Philip Hoffman Q&A
    

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[02May07] A Square’s Art Series with Philip Hoffman - III - Impressionists and Post-Impressionists
    Discovery of an unknown or lost work by a master or return to the market of a top painting - since the death of Ryoei Saito in 1996 the exact where-abouts of the Portrait of Dr. Gachet are unknown, and the return of such an important painting to the marke

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[24Jul07] A Square’s Art Series with Philip Hoffman - IV
    Increased wealth, education and interest in this area have laid the foundation for a strong market, going forward

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[31Jul07] A Square’s Art Series with Philip Hoffman - V
    Russian art has always played a major role in western art sales and collections, with the work of Kandinsky, Chagall, Jawlensky and Malevich consistently appearing at top Impressionist and Modern auctions. Now some of the names that were only well known i

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[18Apr07] ASquare's Art Series with Philip Hoffman - I
    Contemporary Art

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[25Apr07] A Square’s Art Series with Philip Hoffman - ll - Old Masters
    There is an equally strong market for Old Master works on paper, including drawings and prints, but the main market focus is still paintings

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[26Sep07] Art update with Philip Hoffman
    Art tends to be a long term investment. However, especially with Contemporary Art, it is possible to make very quick returns.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Philip HoffmanArt Investing

[04Jun09] Art Investing in the Future
    The Group also intends to organize a consortium of investors to explore the option of acquiring Institutional Collections by the end of 2009

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Prof. Michael MosesArt Investing

[16Jan07] Prof. Michael Moses Q & A
    

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Sinikka DemareAsset Allocation

[30Jul09] Asset Liability Management (ALM)
    ALM embraces a multi-period approach which allows one to make an explicit trade-off between the long term goals and short term criteria

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Ed HornerAsset Backed Lending

[16Jan07] Eden Rock Structured Finance Fund of Funds
    

Download

Disclaimer

Download
George TintorAsset Backed Securities

[20Feb07] George Tintor Q & A
    George Tintor elaborates on asset-backed securities

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Andrew HoffmanAsset Based Lending

[22Apr08] Asset Based Lending Fund of Funds
    In its simplest form, the lender takes a first priority security interest in the collateral being financed

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Ernesto PradoAsset Based Lending

[29Aug07] Mont Blanc Select
    Offers access to a robust, diversified portfolio of non-correlated investments - primarily in the asset based lending (ABL) and highly collateralised asset space

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Ernesto PradoAsset Based Lending

[11Oct07] Where in the credit cycle are we?... with Ernesto Prado
    What is sure is that we have thus far, witnessed the technical deterioration.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Ernesto PradoAsset Based Lending

[17Oct07] CDS Indices, strategies that have performed during the sub-prime crisis...
    Part II - Expertise with Ernesto Prado

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Matthew HoffmanAsset Based Lending

[08Apr08] The status quo & up-coming investment opportunities in asset based lending
    The opportunities are re-surfacing in the same asset based lending spaces, but it is the growth in the number of potential borrowers that has increased substantially.

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Santo VolpeAsset Based Lending

[13Feb07] Santo Volpe Q & A
    Elaborates on what it means to be a niche player in the context of Asset Based Lending

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Santo VolpeAsset Based Lending

[29Aug07] Expertise on Asset Based Lending with Santo Volpe - II
    How robust are ABL investments under the present market conditions

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Daniel RiedikerAsset based securities

[27Jun07] Valuation
    "One should not forget that certain financial institutions can value securities based on criteria other than mark- to-market, in particular if they intend to hold them to maturity. These valuations, of course can be very different to where a security

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Thomas G. SiskaBanking

[25Jul08] Separating banking functions from risk-taking activities
    If you can figure a way to rid the US of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the moral hazard it creates you will have solved the periodic Banking crisis that occurs

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Hanspeter OehriBehavioural Finance

[13Feb07] LGT Equity Funds Global Sector Trends
    A fund that uses a behavioural finance approach in portfolio allocation

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Jan LongevalBehavioural Finance

[10May07] Osiris Equities EMU Behavioural Value
    The fund is unique because it has managed to apply and convert behavioural finance concepts into behavioural investing

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Banner
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. …And Finally – Flight attendant has passengers rolling in aisle[more]

    From Orange.co.uk: A video of a US flight attendant turning her safety talk into a comedy routine is proving a huge hit online. More than five million people have watched the clip of Marty Cobb which has her passengers rolling with laughter on a Southwest Airlines flight to Salt Lake City.

  2. Niche Investing – Wealthy investors flock to fine art funds[more]

    From Clickorlando.com: Wealthy investors looking to diversify beyond stocks and bonds are now turning to an unusual money-making vehicle -- the art investment fund. The name says it all: These funds invest in fine art and seek returns by acquiring and selling high-end pieces for profit. Growth

  3. Opalesque Exclusive: Rainwater and Blue Sky - an Australian water fund emerges[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Financial reporters often tout new funds and investments as uncorrelated investments, but few can say they are uncorrelated to everything but weather. Enter Blue Sky Alternative's water fund which invests in the permanent rights to Australia's water. Sev

  4. University of Michigan allocates $242m to six managers[more]

    From PIonline.com: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invested or committed a total of $242 million to one traditional equity manager and five alternative investment funds from its $9 billion endowment. University regents approved the hire of Mittleman Investment Management to run $35 million in act

  5. Performance – Odey flagship hedge fund suffers brutal March as shorts rise, Blackstone first-quarter profit rises 30% on higher fees[more]

    Odey flagship hedge fund suffers brutal March as shorts rise From Valuewalk.com: The tide has turned for the worse for one of Europe’s best performing hedge funds. Crispin Odey’s flagship hedge fund, Odey European has suffered a 4.63% decline for the year after slipping 7.2% in March, ac