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JF2 Capital All Set to Invest in Start-ups

NOVEMBER 13-20
As start-ups continue to grab the attention of wealth managers and family offices alike, JF2 Capital – a new family office based in Dallas, Texas has emerged with the same goal.

Henry Sy Steps Down as Chairman of SM Investments Corporation

NOVEMBER 13-20
With a real time net worth of $20.1 billion dollars, Henry Sy has stood out as the richest man in the Philippines for almost a decade. Presently residing in Manila, Philippines, this billionaire came from a humble beginning and started a small shoe business almost 60 years ago.

Infrastructure Sector Back in the Limelight

NOVEMBER 13-20
Infrastructure investment is back to garnering the attention of UHNWIs globally and more and more of their capital seems to be allotted to it. This focus has been amplified by Trump’s offering to spend between $500 billion and $1 trillion on infrastructure over the next 10 years.

Oil Prices Rise among Saudi Tension

NOVEMBER 6-12
Higher than it has been over the past two years, oil price goes above $64.08 per barrel as a result of the recent corruption bust in Saudi Arabia – the world’s second largest oil producer.
InvestorView: US Real Estate

InvestorView: US Real Estate

The coronavirus pandemic impacted humanity in an unforgettable way, and the economic toll is unimaginable. For instance, investment across the board dropped to historic lows as buyers and sellers retreated into a safe space to protect their capital. But, even then, it is safe to say that different sectors of the economy suffered differently.

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Multi-Family Offices Grow Popular in China

NOVEMBER 6-12
The Chinese economic landscape has been growing by leaps and bounds at a swift pace. With this growth of wealth comes the demand for preservation and progression. The country with the highest population is also home to a large number of millionaires, centred in Hong Kong, which consequently houses a high volume of family offices.

UHNWIs and their Family Offices Rise in Malaysia

October 30-November 3
As part of the global trend of rising numbers of Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (UHNWIs), Malaysia has witnessed a substantial rise as well. Knight Frank’s Wealth Report 2017 said, ‘The ultra-high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs) in Malaysia recorded a 3% increase in 2016 compared to a 15% decline in 2015’.

Family Offices Invest in Healthcare and Medical Development

October 30-November 3
Among other non-traditional investments, the family office sector is displaying a keen interest in the healthcare and life science space.