Anthony Johnson

private equity market

  Investments into private equity reached records not seen since 2008 over the course of 2015, new research by investment advisory organisation Triago has found. Over the first three quarters of 2015, investments into private equity funds hit $364 billion, with a record $468 billion expected by the end of

global timber investments

Far from being just an interest for environmentalists, the need to tackle climate change and deforestation has also become a hot topic among investors. Those looking at alternative investment vehicles are increasingly viewing forestry and timberland as a money-making option, with research suggesting that both the value and volume of

The first six months 0f 2015 have been remarkably strong for Asian hedge fund start-ups, according to data from AsiaHedge survey. The analysis, reported by Reuters, found that Asian hedge fund start-ups raised a record $5.3 billion in the first half of the year, twice as much as was raised