Europe Is a ‘Re-Emerging Economy’ for U.S. Investors
Europe is now institutional investors’ No. 1 foreign investment target, followed by Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, according to a survey by Armstrong International.
Private Equity Firms Selling Companies Faster
The average time private equity firms hold buyout investments has dropped to 5.5 years for companies sold so far in 2015, according to a Preqin report.
Different Ways to Make Water Plays
Given today's environmental conditions, the natural resource offers investors varied opportunities.
Top Portfolio Products: UBS Adds REIT ETN; Global X Launches Beta ETFs
Also, Diamond Hill rolls out valuation-weighted exchange-traded fund, and Pomona Capital adds private-equity product.
American Century Grabs Ex-Wilshire Exec to Roll Out Liquid Alts
Cleo Chang will be in charge of the fund firm’s introduction of liquid alternative mutual funds expected later this year.
Eaton Vance to Help BDs Cover Tech Costs of Its New Active ETFs
In an unusual arrangement, the firm will compensate broker-dealers for some technology costs related to sales of NextShares ETFs.
Own a Luxury Vacation Home Without the Hassles of Ownership
Equity Estates’ Luxury Residence Fund offers both "return on investment" and "return on living," its founder says.
SEC Private Fund Unit Focused on Conflicts, Real Estate Managers
"We’ve taken an investor protection view of regulating private equity," said SEC's Rozenblit.
Hedge Funds Outperform S&P 500 in April
Hedge funds produced an aggregate return of 1.2% in April, bringing their year-to-date return to 2.9%.
RCS Capital’s Equity Sales, Net Income Plummet in Q1’15
Earlier, the firm said April '15 sales of nontraded REITs and other investments were up from their November '14 lows.