June 22, 2021
  • June 22, 2021

Asset Risk

1 Major risk of investing in Dogecoin

by on June 4, 2021 0

Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) has made headlines in recent months for its staggering returns. Since the start of the year, the price of Dogecoin has climbed almost 7,000% as of this writing. Over the past 12 months, it has increased by over 15,500%. In comparison, two of the biggest names in crypto, Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC)...

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Endowment and Foundation OCIOs ‘Come Back in Force’ After Covid-19 Crash

by on June 2, 2021 0

A year after the Covid-19 market crash, endowments, foundations and aggressive risk-takers have seen the strongest recoveries, according to outsourced investment managers whose clients include major investors of all types of funds. Of all the outsourced investments tracked by the Alpha Nasdaq OCIO Broad Market Index, endowment and foundation portfolios “have returned dramatically” with...

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The financial sector and public enterprises in the environmental bubble | Holland & Knight LLP

by on June 1, 2021 0

On May 20, 2021, the Biden administration issued its latest and much anticipated Executive Order (OE) on climate-related financial risk. This EO reflects how the administration continues to take a “whole-of-government” approach to climate risk with a focus on financial risk, as noted in a previous alert from Holland & Knight. (See “The US...

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Singapore GIC opens office in Australia

by on June 1, 2021 0

Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC will open a new office in Sydney next year to focus on investment opportunities in Australia. The office, the fund’s 11th in the world, will further capitalize on the capabilities of the private GIC market to generate good risk-adjusted returns for the entire portfolio. “We are confident in the...

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Diversification is a free lunch

by on May 31, 2021 0

Diversification is often referred to as the only free lunch when it comes to investing. A portfolio made up of constituents capable of moving in different directions may have better risk-adjusted returns than its constituents. Allocation to different asset classes can also minimize pain during market crashes. Consider the first quarter of 2020. As...

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BSP to work closely with banks in their transition to ‘greening’ – Manila Bulletin

by on May 29, 2021 0

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said it has started to closely monitor banks’ sustainable finance transition until 2023, when the new sustainable banking guidelines will be fully implemented. BSP Governor Benjamin E. Diokno (Credit: BSP photo) BSP Governor Benjamin E. Diokno said in a statement on Friday that banks “should identify and execute specific...

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AFD grants $ 100 million green credit to Vietnam

by on May 28, 2021 0

The offer aims to stimulate the financing of sustainable natural resource projects focused on clean energy The Investment and Development Bank of Vietnam (BIDV) signed an agreement to receive a US $ 100 million long-term line of credit for environmental protection, climate change response and green growth in the framework for the sustainable use...

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