Tag Archives: investing offshore

For Investment, Certainty is Scarce

01 Jul
Global Capital Management - Investment

In the past year, it’s been a very tough task to ascertain the securest path for investment. No one market has proved dominant, and those in charge of managing investments have had to react at lighting speed to swift changes in market direction for all but the longest term options. Though investment returns are down, […]

Offshore Investments As an Alternative Investment Strategy

19 Apr
money - offshore investments

Dreikoenigstrasse, Zurich — (SBWIRE) — 04/18/2011 — By investing funds offshore of one’s home country, there is an immediate benefit of protection against the troubles of the country’s market or currency. Offshore investing can take many forms. Alternative investment vehicles often include a component of offshore investments, such as offshore real estate, or offshore farm […]

Invest in Estonia

14 Mar

Estonia: The best growth story that hasn’t been told Estonia last week re-elected Andrus Ansip as Prime Minister in one of the most overlooked elections of the past twenty years. The importance of this vote has been critically understated by the mainstream media. In the 16 years since the breakup of the Soviet Union, no […]

Wilbur Looks at the World

28 Feb
Wilbur L. Ross, Jr.

An Interview with Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., Chairman and CEO, WL Ross & Co., LLC With Keith W. Rabin, President, KWR International, Inc. Wilbur Ross may be the best-known turnaround financier in the U.S., having been involved in the restructuring of over $200 billion in assets around the world. In 1998, Fortune Magazine called him […]

Canadians investing offshore grows sharply

15 Mar
Northwest Crown Fire Experiment, Northwest Territories, Canada - offshore investing

OTTAWA – Canadian investment in offshore financial centres, including so-called “tax havens,” shot up eight-fold between 1990 and 2003, Statistics Canada reported Monday. Between 1990 and 2003, Canadian assets in those countries went from $11 billion to $88 billion. They accounted for more than one-fifth of all Canadian direct investment abroad in 2003, double the […]