December 2015

Real Estate Bubble: Canadian Housing Prices Could Crash 44%, Insider Says

Low oil prices have hammered Canadian housing prices, threatening to pop the country’s much discussed real estate bubble, but according […]

US hotel M&A solves private equity capital conundrum, says Fitch

Corporates, or strategic buyers, may participate in more merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in the US lodging industry if the […]

Due Diligence: Practical Tips For Startups

Chinese insurance industry will invest USD73 billion in global real estate bonanza by 2019

Overseas real estate investment from the Chinese insurance industry is predicted to grow sharply in the next few years with […]

Startup U: NYC’s Booming University Incubator Scene is Driving Innovation

  By Sage Lazzaro, John Bonazzo and Brady Dale • 11/11/15 11:07am   Scopio’s founders chat at the Columbia Startup Lab. (Photo: Courtesy of Scopio) New […]

Chinese Cash Floods U.S. Real Estate MarketChinese Cash Floods U.S. Real Estate Market

Canyon Lake Ranch was once a playground for Christian day campers, and then was a corporate retreat with water-skiing, barbecues […]

Artivest’s James Waldinger on bringing private equity and hedge funds into the digital era

What is Artivest? What was the genesis story (where did you come up with the idea)? Our mission at Artivest is to […]

US alt managers increasing focus on core real estate, says Fitch

Alternative investment managers (IMs) are pursuing core and core-plus real estate investment strategies as an avenue for sustaining growth, according […]

Consumer Choices – Why Buyers Buy

Veselina Dzhingarova writes: A look at the buying process and how and why consumers make the choices they do. Most businesses, […]

Why we need to adopt a bearish investment strategy to succeed in stock market

At the best of times the stock market is a volatile creature, it can drop in a matter of moments […]