Anthony Johnson

classic cars alternative investments

Investors are increasingly looking beyond traditional collectibles and turning to classic cars as an alternative source of investment, according to recent research. The study, which was conducted by classic car insurance broker Footman James, revealed that more than one fifth of the 2,000 UK adults polled are considering buying a

basquiat art investment

According to new research, Millennials are increasingly looking at art as a commercially sound investment, in stark contrast to those older investors who viewed it solely in terms of its aesthetic appeal. The research from US Trust found that 55 per cent of Millennials invested in and collected art for

stockmarket hedge fund

The traditional hedge fund fee structure is being questioned by many who feel that its weighting in favour of managers while investors suffer the risks is no longer workable. According to Andrew Beer, a managing partner and co-portfolio manager of Dynamic Beta at the New York-based Beachhead Capital Management, investors

us real estate chinese investors

According to new research, Chinese nationals have become major players in the US real estate investment sector, accounting for the largest proportion of foreign purchases of US property. On the hunt for safe offshore assets, Chinese buyers have injected billions into the US real estate market, with a major surge

asset management

Using data from advisers in order to influence investment decisions is an issue over which asset managers remain split, despite a recent report from a major regulator which praised firms for analysing in "smarter ways". The Financial Conduct Authority published a report last month which detailed the ways in which

After losing cash and clients over the last few years, the oil industry has begun to rally and managers are seeking a major uptick in interest from investors. So far this year, around $5 billion has flowed back into long-suffering commodities hedge funds, with the first three months of the

importance of forestry

The US Agriculture Secretary has shared the results of the first year of the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA)’s Building Blocks for Climate Smart Agriculture and Forestry project, highlighting the impact forestland owners can have on the country’s natural resource conservation. One year after Tom Vilsack unveiled the plans at

Impact investing is thriving, but there is more positivity to come over the coming months, industry experts have said. According to the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), investors injected more than $15 billion to impact investments over the course of last year, and they have said they plan to commit

REIT investment condominium

According to industry experts, asset managers who traditionally played a major role in the real-estate investment trust (REIT) arena now have far less influence due to passive index funds attracting increasing amounts of money. A far wider range of investors are now ploughing money into the stocks, according to industry

global forestry investment

Forests are “critically important” to our planet, the World Bank has said, with interest in investment into the asset class growing as a result. The forestry arena is an essential part of the development solution, with investment into forestry and forestry-related business booming. Whether it is in relation to boosting