Family offices become financial titans

January 7, 2019

Hussein Sayed, a local anchor with CNBC, a tv network, beams from the stage as he welcomes participants to a conference on family offices (fos) in Dubai. Among those present are billionaires and their offspring, advisers and money managers, and a smattering of investment-minded blue-bloods, including Prince Michael of Yugoslavia. “We think there may be over $2trn represented…

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Mena billionaire wealth up by 15%

November 4, 2018

The total wealth of Mena-based billionaires surpassed $165 billion in 2017, a rise of 15%. The number of billionaires in the region also increased by 24% to 52, according to the UBS/PwC Billionaires Report 2018.

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Apple breaches $1 trillion stock market valuation

August 3, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Thursday became the first $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company, crowning a decade-long rise fueled by its ubiquitous iPhone that transformed it from a niche player in personal computers into a global powerhouse spanning entertainment and communications.

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​RIAS EMBRACE BEST PRACTICES FOR FUND PLATFORMS

May 7, 2018

As registered investment advisors (RIAs) continue to seek new strategies to add value to their clients’ portfolio, private real estate has continued its’ rise in popularity. Clients engage with you on offerings they see in the marketplace. You see online crowdsourcing opportunities becoming the norm. How do you, as an RIA, delineate between realistic and…

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