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Real Estate: National Association of Realtors Issues Report on Cannabis

The National Association of Realtors recently released a report outlining the impact of cannabis on commercial and residential real estate. As legalization spreads across the United States, the industry is booming. Rising cannabis production had created an uptick in demand for industrial and office space. The Association States – where medical and recreational marijuana has been legal for more than three years – have seen more increases in demand for commercial properties. There has been a 42% in demand for warehouses, a 27% increase for storefronts, and a 21% increase for land.

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Alternative Investments: Christmas Cheer as Fund Managers Cut Fees
December 26, 2019

In the ongoing ‘race-to-zero,’ Vanguard and Dimensional both cut fees this week. Vanguard lowered expense ratios on three international income-oriented funds and four externally managed equity funds on December 19….

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Alternative Investments: Chinese Corporate Defaults Touch Record in 2019
December 26, 2019

As 2019 grinds to a close, Chinese corporate defaults surged to a record RMB 130 billion ($18.6 billion). According to FT, which cited Bloomberg data, this value eclipsed the previous…

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Digital Assets: A World-beating Digital Yuan Taking Shape?
December 26, 2019

Mu Changchun, head of the People’s Bank of China’s digital currency research institute, said China’s “central bank digital currency” (CBDC) would be “a digital form of the yuan.” Mu is…

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Venture Capital: Electric Vehicle Maker Rivian’s Monster Funding Round
December 26, 2019

Rivian just raised $1.3 billion from top-notch investors. The humongous new raise, led by T Rowe Price, added $1.3 billion to Rivian’s coffers. It included existing investors Ford Motor and…

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Digital Assets: Facebook’s Libra Rollout Plan Hazy
December 25, 2019

There is no concrete plan yet for the launch of the Facebook-led Libra digital currency, according to Reuters’ interview with Ellis. Though Libra is scheduled to roll out by June…

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Digital Assets: The Dawn of Quantum Computing a Nightmare for Bitcoin?
December 24, 2019

Google’s recent announcement of successful quantum computing could spell doom for 4 million bitcoins. Bitcoin is a massively juicy target for a quantum computing criminal. Financial analysts have long predicted…

Private Equity Firm Lone Star Looking to Buy Unizo Holdings?
December 24, 2019

Unizo Holdings, the Japanese hotel company, said this weekend that a new bidder has emerged with a friendly offer. U.S. investment fund Lone Star is expected to launch a tender…

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Alternative Investments: As China Liberalises, Amundi Wins Joint Venture Approval
December 24, 2019

Amundi Asset Management gains an early mover advantage in China. Amundi, Europe’s largest asset manager with € 1.563 trillion of assets, secured approval for the first foreigner controlled wealth management…

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Negative Interest Rates Accelerate in Europe, Impact Fund Fees
December 24, 2019

Negative interest rates have added another casualty. According to Pensions and Investments, 50.7% of European government bonds and 28.3% of euro-denominated investment-grade corporate bonds have negative yields.

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Alternative Investments: PIMCO’s New ESG-Focused ETF
December 24, 2019

Bond giant PIMCO has launched RAFE, a smart beta ESG ETF. Here’s another environment-social-governance (ESG) focused ETF from PIMCO, the leading fixed-income fund house. Offered in collaboration with Research Affiliates,…

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