Numerous studies show the shares of listed family businesses and investment groups typically outperform stock market indices when markets are weak and underperform when markets are strong
For many years, Singapore and Hong Kong have fought over one of the main pillars of the two cities' impressive economies - finance
Xiang Guangda who controls Chinese metals giant, Tsingshan Holding Group, is nicknamed “Big Shot”. It’s too bad about his big short.
The world is a very different place than it was a few weeks ago - how the war in Ukraine will unravel remains to be seen, but one thing is for sure, the global crackdown on Russian oligarchs will affect…
David Rubenstein, the billionaire co-founder of private equity fund The Carlyle Group, provided an interesting perspective on family offices and their ability to attract, or not, as the case may be, top…
Investments around climate change are now mainstream. Investments linked to animal welfare aren't, but they are moving up in importance, driven by some influential individual investors
Moore Strategic Ventures, Louis Bacon's venture investing group, is Family Capital's Investment Office of the Year
Family Capital has for some time believed innovations driven by entrepreneurs, many of them very rich, will solve fundamental problems like climate change, not governments or climate change activists
The spirit of Gordon Gekko and his private equity deals still haunts family businesses, 35 years after director Oliver Stone brought him to life in the film Wall Street
A group of well-known family business consultants and academics have launched a new consultancy, bringing together an unparalleled group of expertise and experience for the sector
A new family office model has emerged and it’s rapidly setting the scene for the sector in the 21st century. The new model is all about the latest technology and youthfulness.
A 100-year-plus family business that sold out to private equity a year ago has reverted back to family ownership - albeit under new ownership