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Becoming an Expert at Alternative Investing

According to the latest World Wealth Report 2013 by CapGemini & RBC, 10.1% of the total net worth of HNWI is invested in “Alternative Investments”, excluding real estate. If your investments are some reflection of these global statistics, you will agree that this highly interesting, lucrative asset class requires a different approach and additional skill[…]

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DESTRUCTIVE INNOVATION

Last week we had the privilege of speaking at a Board of Trade business awards dinner. We talked about Innovation and Collaboration which are two very interesting words that require one other important word – cooperation. In so many facets of our lives we deal with Cooperation Agreements, yet in actual fact they are in[…]

GIVING YOU YOUR OWN PERSONAL DEAL ROOM!

At Dutch Oracle our goal is to provide our corporate venture clients with the best tools and strategies to allow them to develop a winning plan when it comes to their alternative investment strategies. Because we work in the investment market place we often are asked to finance companies. While we run due diligence on[…]

MISSING THE BOAT?

A rising tide floats all boats, right? Well, apparently not, and you may be someone who feels like you always missed the boat with your investments. Perhaps you were in too late, out too early, or never in at all. What is the secret? There is no secret other than that timing of an investment[…]

DUTCH ORACLE DEALS

You may find yourself asking what do we do here at Dutch Oracle – well here is the answer: When you are stewarding substantial wealth, the investment spectrum becomes more complex. Exposure to venture capital, start-ups, private equity, derivatives and hedge funds has grown substantially for most wealth owners. Non-mainstream assets and investments are increasingly[…]

FINDING THE RIGHT ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT DEAL

With the upswing in interest for Alternative Investments, particularly from HNW clients, you may ask yourself, “how do I get involved?” According to the RBC World Wealth Report in 2013 as much as 10.1% of HNW individual investments are in the alternative investments category. Global instability and over valued bond and equity markets may be[…]

PORTFOLIO DIVERSITY FOR FAMILY OFFICES

The trend amongst many family office managers is to participate in direct investments rather than managed third party investments. This global trend implies an increased workload for the family office and an opportunity for an highly skilled consultant to fill a void. Regardless of the approach taken, today’s family office needs to manage risk by[…]