Investments

A bit overvalued? – Pensions & Investments

CHART CENTRAL By Charles McGrath · September 15, 2017 3:09 pm · Updated 3:17 pm Greyscale Investments Bitcoin investment trust slid this week as negative news piled up on its only investment, the cryptocurrency bitcoin. Earlier this week, J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jaime Dimon called the currency a “fraud” further adding that it ...

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JVP is for selected foreign investments: Anura Kumara – Daily Mirror

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) does not totally denounce foreign investments but welcome investments in selected areas, its leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said on Thursday. Mr Dissanayake made these comments at a seminar organized by ‘We are Sri Lankans Circle.’ “Our party does not denounce foreign investors but welcome them to invest in selected areas. There are valuable natural resources ...

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Tata Sons’ plan to go private seen as a blow to Mistry

A file photo of Pallonji Shapoorji Mistry. The Mistry family firms, which own 18.4% in Tata Sons, will vote against the proposal and appeal against it at the NCLT. Mumbai: Tata Sons Ltd’s proposal to convert itself into a private limited company from a public limited one will effectively restrict the Mistry family’s ability to sell its stake in the Tata ...

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NextGen Announces Personalized Dashboard To Track Investment Crowdfunding Campaigns

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NextGen Crowdfunding® – the leading company that helps people explore investment crowdfunding – announces the official launch of its Personalized Crowdfunding Dashboard. The new online resource includes active Title III investment crowdfunding offerings from more than 20 existing crowdfunding platforms. Visitors are able to customize the Reg CF deals they want to follow and learn more about. The NextGen Personalized Dashboard enables potential investors to: Discover investment opportunities: Search by industry, view recent campaigns ...

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2017 Will See The Most Money Shift To Passive Investing, Due Largely To Fees

Passive investments could make up half of all U.S. equity retail flows in 2018 and 2019, estimates Credit Suisse’s Craig Siegenthaler, but that’s not because investors love passive so much as they hate fees. In a new note, Siegenthaler writes that a focus on fees is the main driver in the rotation from active to passive, especially as active manager have to outperform ...

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FS Investments Closes on Over $1.1 Billion of Middle Market Commitments in the Second Quarter

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FS Investments, a leading alternative investment manager and the largest manager of business development companies (BDCs), announced that its BDC direct lending platform committed more than $1.1 billion in senior secured loans and other debt and equity financing to middle market companies in the second quarter of 2017. The directly originated investments supported five ...

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7 facts you should know about Public Investment Corporation

CAPE TOWN- The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) is a public asset management firm entirely owned by the South African government, with the Finance Minister as the sole shareholder representative of the government. -PIC’s clients are mostly public sector entities including the Government Employees Pension Fund, which contribute 88.2% of the funds that PIC manages. -It invests in a variety of ...

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Opposed to foreign investments in India’s North East: China on Japan’s plan

China on Friday said it is opposed to any foreign investments, including that from Japan in India’s North East region and is against any third party’s involvement in resolving its border disputes with India. Reacting to Japan’s plans to step up investments in the northeastern states during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to India, Chinese Foreign Ministry ...

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