Keys To Investing Overseas

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Investors are often advised to look to international markets for good investment opportunities, because of the potential for increased returns on their portfolio and to diversify their risk. However, although the benefits of investing internationally are widely accepted, many investors are still reluctant. There are many important factors to consider. Currency Volatility One key area of concern for investors is in the area of currency volatility. When investing directly in a foreign market, you have to exchange your domestic currency into a foreign currency, at that days exchange rate, to buy the foreign stock. You will convert it back to…

Emerging trends to watch in America’s commercial real estate market

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Over the last several years, things have been on the uptick for the commercial real estate in the United States. With signs that the worst days of the global financial crisis are now behind us, investors can now focus more on growth than loss avoidance. Firms like the Welfont Group are salivating at the opportunities that await in the days to come. If you take heed of the coming trends in 2017, you can prosper as well. Let’s take a look at them below… 1) The continued growth of cities The trend of jobs moving away from the countryside and…

The Secret to Getting in the Top 10% of Rentals on AirBNB

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Renting out your property to make extra cash, is not a unique idea. In fact, with more than three million listings in 35,000 cities in 191 countries around the world, there is a good chance that many of your neighbors are already engaging with on-line property rental listing companies like AirBNB. This innovative company provides an inclusive, on-line marketing and sales hub. All one needs is an unoccupied space with some furniture, and you are in business. This is why AirBNB attracts so many first time landlords. But with all of the available places for rent on AirBNB, how do…

Are financial advisors actually suitable for EVERYONE?

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  When the term “financial advisor” is branded around, the immediate assumption for most people is that it’s for the rich and famous. In other words, for the Average Joe out there, most of us feel like one of these professionals really isn’t for us. However, if you were to look deeper into the field, it would become clear that this isn’t necessarily the case. Sure, the high-profile uses might suggest otherwise, but there are plenty of other “normal” instances where a financial advisor might be suitable for the masses. According to Keith Springer, these instances can include even the…

Marc Leder Wants To Be One Of The Best Private Equity Investors Ever

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The word “best” should actually not be thrown around so casually, but for Marc Leder, wanting to be one of the best is not simply a hyperbole. He really is aiming to be one of the best private equity investors ever. He has been pursuing this goal since 1995 when he and his partner Rodger Krouse established Sun Capital Partners Inc., a global private equity firm which specializes in helping struggling companies revive themselves. He certainly has a lot of experience to go for such a lofty goal. After graduating from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with…