NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Alpha Venture Partners, a pioneer in providing seed capital to early stage venture capital firms, today announced details of its investment strategy to provide capital to venture capital firms in start-up with expiring prorated rights. The company is targeting a $ 100 million fund, Alpha Venture Partners Fund II, to add …

Building wealth is a key priority for financial advisers and investors, especially after the GFC and as people live longer in retirement. The 2015 Intergenerational Report showed that a 70-year-old retiree today can expect to live another 17 years for a man and 19 more for a woman. Many people ignore the fact that their …

For better or for worse, the retirement pension is still viewed as the ultimate investment vehicle for achieving long-term wealth goals. Yet in the decade-long rush to take advantage of generous pension tax breaks, many attractive investment products with similar tax breaks have been largely overlooked. Let’s take a look at a once-often-overlooked, but increasingly …

In a throwback to the years prior to 2003, Foreign Limited Companies (OCBs) as a vehicle for Non-Resident Indian Investments (NRIs) in India are set to make a comeback. This follows the recent decision to relax foreign direct investment (FDI) standards according to which investments by companies, trusts and partnerships, owned and controlled by NRIs …

ISLAMABAD: The finance ministry, while explaining its strategy of shifting from short-term debt to long-term debt, said the market appetite for long-term securities only increases when interest rates drop. interest is declining. “It is only in such an environment that large lots can be obtained within a narrow price range,” he said in a statement …

Bill Ackman plans to raise around $ 4 billion by listing a new investment vehicle in London, in the latest example of a hedge fund manager looking for capital that cannot escape in a crisis. The American activist, whose targets include Allergan and Air Products, hopes to follow in the footsteps of other hedge fund …

THE banking sector, which has faced tight regulations in an environment of falling interest rates, has found a new way to strengthen its profitability in the form of large investments in Pakistani investment bonds. Like the huge turnout at the last GDP auction, banks have maintained their stance to lock in higher yields on these …

Do you remember your first car? You’ve probably had a good time there – passing your driver’s license exam, going to prom, driving to your first job. Now that you’re older, you probably have another car – one more suited to your lifestyle and current needs. I bet your current car is much safer and …

Forget stocks and stocks, the FT and the London Stock Exchange: the truly savvy investor buys classic cars, reads Octane Magazine, and hangs out on Goodwood Racecourse. And if you’re up for a float – in terms of investment – then go straight for these red cars made in Italy. Classic Ferrari values ​​are accelerating …

Beware of fraudulent investment bond sales that could cost you £ 20,000 within five years By Dan Hyde Posted: 00:40 BST, April 25, 2012 | Update: 09:51 BST, April 25, 2012 Hundreds of thousands of savers are misled into locking their money into a clearance sale of fraudulent bonds. One of those expensive investment bonds …