Expat News Tagged 'alternative investment'

Strong Pound Makes Foreign Property More Attractive For Brits

Strong Pound Makes Foreign Property More Attractive For Brits

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 10 February, 2015

The strength of the British pound against the euro has led to an increase in the number of Britons looking to buy property abroad. Read full story »

Tags: investment | real-estate | United Kingdom | alternative investment | Expats | Foreign Exchange (Forex)

 

Concern Over Hong Kong Exposure To Mainland Products

Concern Over Hong Kong Exposure To Mainland Products

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 04 March, 2014

Following a question in the Legislative Council, the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Professor K C Chan, has confirmed that Hong Kong investors are being protected from the risks associated with the range of products being offered by Mainland financial intermediaries. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | investment | business | law | banking | financial services | China | offshore | offshore banking | Hong Kong | regulation | alternative investment | services | Expats

 

Jersey Funds Sector Brimming With Activity

Jersey Funds Sector Brimming With Activity

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 March, 2014

A rise in high value real estate and private equity funds targeting the United Kingdom, continental European, and global assets have been structured through Jersey in recent months, providing evidence of Jersey's growing appeal as an alternative investment funds domicile, says Jersey Finance. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | Finance | investment | private equity | interest | law | financial services | investment funds | China | Jersey | Singapore | United Kingdom | offshore | venture capital | alternative investment | services | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | North America | Africa | Investment

 

State Street Opens Shanghai Alternative Investment Office

State Street Opens Shanghai Alternative Investment Office

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 January, 2014

United States-based financial services holding company State Street Corporation announced the opening of an office in Shanghai on January 27, 2014. Read full story »

Tags: Asia Pacific | investment | business | holding company | private equity | accounting | financial services | China | United States | regulation | alternative investment | services | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Alternative Assets Industry Hits USD6 Trillion

Alternative Assets Industry Hits USD6 Trillion

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 27 January, 2014

The global alternative assets industry is now valued at over USD6 trillion, according to the latest estimates from British research and consultancy firm Preqin. Read full story »

Tags: investment | private equity | pensions | real-estate investment | real-estate | investment funds | hedge funds | equity investment | alternative investment | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Oaktree Capital Management Opens Office In DIFC

Oaktree Capital Management Opens Office In DIFC

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 January, 2014

Global asset management firm Oaktree Capital Management has opened an office in the Dubai International Finance Center (DIFC), a financial free zone, according to a press release from the DIFC. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | tax | investment | law | alternative investment | Dubai | Expats

 

Gibraltar Approves New State-Owned Bank

Gibraltar Approves New State-Owned Bank

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 December, 2013

The government of Gibraltar announced on December 16 that the Cabinet has approved the launch of a new state-owned retail bank called Gibraltar International Bank. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | Gibraltar | law | banking | licensing | professionals | regulation | retail | alternative investment | services | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Overseas Investors Show Continued Interest In HKEx's Derivatives

Overseas Investors Show Continued Interest In HKEx's Derivatives

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 04 December, 2013

Overseas investors' participation in Hong Kong's futures and options market remained significant and their contribution surpassed that of local investors for two consecutive years, according to Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's Derivatives Market Transaction Survey 2012/13. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | offshore | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | alternative investment | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

Dubai Soon To Publish New Standards For Islamic Bonds

Dubai Soon To Publish New Standards For Islamic Bonds

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 02 December, 2013

Dubai plans to publish new standards for issuing and trading Islamic bonds within the next one or two weeks, says the chairman of Dubai Financial Market, Essa Kazim. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | law | agreements | standards | islamic finance | alternative investment | Dubai | Expats

 

HKEx Welcomes First RQFII ETF Under Offshore Management

HKEx Welcomes First RQFII ETF Under Offshore Management

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 November, 2013

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited has welcomed the listing, on November 26, of the world's first Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor Exchange Traded Fund from a fund manager based outside Mainland China. Read full story »

Tags: investment | investment funds | China | offshore | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | alternative investment | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

 




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