Key to Future Returns Alternative Investments
Stableton’s new Pre-IPO and Late-Stage portfolio strategy allows investing in late-stage and pre-IPO companies with a clear exit plan and foreseeable timeframe. By following a portfolio approach within this investment stage, holding periods will be decreasing significantly. In other words, this means having the advantage of private equity and venture capital investing in terms of generating higher returns while having a shorter time horizon and achieving portfolio diversification.
Jan 08, 2021
From Nice to Have to Must-Have: Alternative Investments
Most market observers agree that alternatives are evolving from an optional to an essential portfolio component. For more than five decades, institutional investors have been in the position to add alternative investments to their portfolios. Whether in search of alpha, income, or diversification, both institutional, as well as individual investors, currently face ever-fewer opportunities for these pursuits in the traditional asset classes.
Dec 29, 2020
Positive and uncorrelated returns in a wide range of markets
One of the benefits which can be achieved with alternative investments is avoiding stock market volatility, a statistical measure of the variation of asset prices over a certain period of time. In a 2019 blog post on volatility, we wrote that “even professional allocators have started to turn a blind eye towards the fact that, the longer this party lasts, the harsher the reality might sink in once the music stops playing.”
Dec 11, 2020
Alternative Investments are Booming – Get Access to New Opportunities
When is a good time to invest? Millions of people worldwide regularly turn to Google, their banks, or wealth managers to find out about lucrative investment opportunities and the right moment to start investing. “The stock market does not move linearly; there are ups and downs, and no one can say with certainty which way it will go next. Its path is even more unpredictable during an emotionally charged economic crisis like the coronavirus pandemic”...
Dec 08, 2020
Next-Gen (Pre-IPO) Winners – Spot the Global Technology Leaders Before They Go Public
The average time for a tech company to go from startup founding to their Initial Public Offering (IPO) has almost tripled. Most market observers agree that factors such as the current market dynamics, an internationally flourishing Venture Capital (VC) ecosystem, and access to cheap capital due to low-interest rates incentivized many companies to stay private much longer than those founded before 2000.
Nov 11, 2020
Imagine there was a one-stop-shop for alternative investments
At Stableton our vision is to enable prosperity and positive impact from alternatives. We imagine an investment universe where investment research is a positive, even rewarding, experience, where access to compelling investments is the norm, and where investors can count on a critical mass of high-quality and suitable investments.
Oct 27, 2020
The World Is Changing – The Transition To Contactless Payment Is Real
Marqeta is the premier payment issuer and processor behind Affirm, DoorDash, Instacart, Square, and Uber. With operations in Canada, Europe, Australia, and the US, Marqeta is strategically positioned for a successful IPO. A recent profile from Business Insider outlined Marqeta’s steady growth throughout the last number of years, highlighting its $260 million funding round back in 2019.
Aug 11, 2020
The Benefits of Portfolio Products & Venture Capital Funds
When it comes to the world of investing, there are a wide variety of ways to go about maximizing your return. Here at Stableton, we offer our members opportunities across an expansive range of investment styles and approaches. But today, we’re going to talk about a unique type of opportunity that revolves around portfolio products in the form of a venture capital funds – and in particular, a secondary in a leading Swiss venture capital fund
Aug 04, 2020
The World of Cashless Payments
When it comes to contactless payment, the industry is being disrupted by a brand new pre-IPO company looking to bring forth a new payment issuing and processing solution. But before we get to that company, let’s talk a bit about the market in general. After all, the world of cashless payment is certainly becoming more and more like the solution it’s been said to be for so long. But are consumers really okay with that? Well, we can simply take a look at some of the companies that use cashless payment solutions to get some insight.
Jul 24, 2020
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