Wed, Dec 7, 2022
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
A SQUARE Archive
Enter Search Text (more..)
string and or
All Dates Last 30 days Last 90 days Last 365 days
Start Date: End Date:   NB. All dates are dd/mm/yyyy
Order by date Order by category
HELPCENTER

Order by Date
Infrastructure

[12Nov08] Infrastructure Special
    We think a globally and sector diversified portfolio of green-field and brown-field assets can achieve a blended return that ranges from 9% to 13% p.a. over a period of 5 to 8 years.

Download

[13Oct08] Fund that invests in listed utilities, infrastructure, renewables
    Strategy is based on fundamentals - Opportunistic and thematic concentrated exposure

Download

[21Apr08] Infrastructure Special
    The key attraction of infrastructure as an asset class is its sustainable growth profile which is relatively immune to economic cycles.

Download

[16Oct07] Findings from an academic study that focused on investing in listed infrastucture entities
    If you are looking to identify infrastructure investment opportunities: consider a country’s macro economic stability, its legal and political environment and its demographic profile.

Download

[04Sep07] First State Global Listed Infrastructure Fund
    A long only fund that will invest in listed infrastructure securities from around the globe:

Download

[29May07] Infrastructure Investing in Europe
    Private investment in infrastructure has become increasingly accepted by Western democracies as they grapple with the demands of ageing infrastructure and increased fiscal constraints. At the same time, pension funds and other large institutional investor

Download

[05Feb07] INFRAX INFRASTRUCTURE TRACKER CERTIFICATE
    Access to the high potential infrastructure sector

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Infrastructure /PPP

[15Apr09] "...long duration infrastructure assets at prices well below fundamental value."
    Capital is currently being allocated where returns are more certain, for example in regulated utility networks in developed markets

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Innovation

[13May09] "Whether the risk/return profile of an innovative area is attractive enough ...
    Some investment areas that might not be suitable today might over time develop and be an investable proposition ...

Download

[26Jun07] 47°N Innovation Fund
    Fund offers diversification and global access to selected hedge fund managers that pursue strategies in new “alternative” investment areas

Download

Disclaimer

Download
Insurance

[25Sep11] A SQUARE 26 Sep 2011
    Investing in insurance-linked securities - The Solidum Cat Bond Fund

Download

[28Apr11] A SQUARE 29 Apr 2011
    A new study analyzing performance and risk of open-end life settlement funds

Download

[05Jan11] A SQUARE 06 Jan 2011
    Insurance-linked securities

Download

[07Nov10] A SQUARE 08 Nov 2010
    Investing in traded life policies

Download

[24Aug10] A SQUARE 25 Aug 2010
    Catastrophe bonds

Download

[22Apr10] The catastrophe market – A Q&A with Nebula Capital Management's Aleem Mawji
    Instruments, trends and innovation on the market for catastrophe reinsurance

Download

[07Mar10] UK promises huge opportunities for longevity swaps market
    A Q&A with Centurion Fund Managers

Download

[10Jun12] Investing in life settlements
    Market update and performance of life ILS funds

Download

[09May12] ILS market update
    Industry analysts say 'good time to invest in ILS'

Download

[29Apr09] Special - Pandemic Related Insurance Investing - I
    Extreme mortality bonds are really designed for extreme events. So far nothing came even close to paying out.

Download

[29Apr09] Special - Pandemic Related Insurance Investing - II
    Only mortality risk has been securitised and all health risk still remains within the insurance sector.

Download

[29Apr09] Special - Pandemic Related Insurance Investing - III
    The current Mexican swine flu crisis is the first major excess mortality threat since SARS in 2003, and may motivate further excess

Download

[06Dec08] Insights on what makes the valuation of life settlements complex
    For a single policy, longevity reduces the return significantly.

Download

[03Nov08] High frequency, low severity insurance led investing
    In fact, the AXA motor offering is a phenomenon - for such publicly investable opportunities are few and far between

Download

[11Sep08] A fund that implements diversified strategies focused on investing in longevity/mortality risk
    Expertise and experience in premium financing as well as in re-insurance

Download

[19Aug08] An insurance linked securities fund
    Allocation bias is portfolio based securitisations - where frequency and not severity is the value driver

Download

[30Jul08] A Diversified CAT Bond Fund
    An early participant in cat bond investing - experience and expertise

Download

[16Jul08] New risks being considered for securitisation & more ...
    Some players in the industry are also exploring the potential securitisation of casualty risks – specific classes of liability exposure.

Download

[12Feb08] Marine/cargo insurance risk - prospects of securitisation
    We have seen marine in some capital markets quota share deals (a.k.a. sidecars).

Download

[30Jan08] An Insurance Event Linked Securities Fund
    Structural independence to equity, bond and non-traditional markets

Download

Disclaimer

Download
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. Opalesque Exclusive: Marks delves into what really matters[more]

    B. G., Opalesque Geneva: Howard Marks, co-founder and co-chairman of Oaktree Capital Management, weighs what should and should not matter for investors in his latest memo last week. Among the things t

  2. Legal: British fund manager Jeremy Leach and his firms settle fraud litigation for $11.5m, DOL slams lawsuit seeking to overturn crypto guidance[more]

    British fund manager Jeremy Leach and his firms settle fraud litigation for $11.5m From Offshore Alert: Four days before a trial was due to start in the Cayman Islands, British fund manager Jeremy Leach and eight of his firms settled a fraud complaint by agreeing to pay $11.5 million o

  3. Family offices upbeat on private assets, reduce public assets exposure[more]

    Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Family offices are investing more in private assets and cutting back on investments in public markets, with higher risk-adjusted returns cited as the main driver, said a study. According to the survey findings by German digital private equity firm Moonfare, and the

  4. Opalesque Exclusive: A Swiss managed futures strategy that can offer diversification to any portfolio[more]

    B. G., Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: TARO (R) Diversified is a Swiss algorithmic and systematic investment strategy that offers diversification benefits to almost any professionally managed portfolio through it

  5. Alts manager Medalist Partners acquires a minority stake in Semper Capital to tap opportunities in structured credit[more]

    Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Medalist Partners, which specializes in private credit, has acquired a minority stake in Semper Capital to extend its offerings to the mass market. Medalist currently manages approximately $2.2 billion in assets across strategies in asset-based private credit, struc