French asset management firm Amundi is launching a single platform designed to bring its real and alternative assets under one entity and drive its aim of becoming one of the leading alternative asset managers in Europe.
One of the biggest issues with risk when it comes to investing is that investors will invariably think about it in binary terms; what is the level of risk? Is it too high or too low? Of greater import, however, is understanding the composition of risk.
Real estate and private equity remain attractive in low-interest-rate environment, says TIGER-21 report
The second quarter Asset Allocation Report from TIGER-21, a peer-to-peer learning network for high-net-worth wealth creators, has highlighted evidence of a shift toward private equity and real estate investment.
RightCapital, a financial planning platform for registered investment advisors and independent broker-dealers, has secured USD1 million in a seed capital fund raise led by Camellia Venture Capital with other individual strategic investors also participating.
Vincent Mortier (pictured), Deputy CIO, Global Head of Multi-Asset Amundi and Pascal Blanqué, CIO, Global Head of Institutional Division Amundi have issued a joint statement on the situation post Brexit.
Activa Capital has taken a majority stake in Look Cycle, alongside the existing owners, Dominique Bergin and Thierry Fournier, with the aim of accelerating the brands expansion in France and internationally.
Metropolitan Equity Partners has invested USD20 millionin Bizfi (www.bizfi.com), a FinTech company that combines aggregation, funding and a marketplace for small businesses.
The French government has given its support to an investment of up to EUR250 million in glassware manufacturer Arc by a consortium of investors led by he Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and CDC International Capital (CDC IC).
Private equity firm Bunker Hill Capital has added Kingpin Tattoo Supply (Kingpin) to its portfolio company Nexus Brands Group. Kingpin, based in St Petersburg, Florida, is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of tattoo supplies.
MedMen, a full-service management company serving North America’s legal cannabis industry, has launched the MedMen Opportunity Fund, the first private equity vehicle of its kind.