Venture Capital in Today’s Markets

How can allocators make the most of today’s venture capital investments? Ted Seides hosts a conversation with industry LPs to reveal their strategies.  *** How can allocators make the best of venture capital investments? Today’s market is full of opportunities for growth, but not every institution is set up to benefit the same way. Learning […]

ESG:  A Deep Dive in the Time of COVID

Why should investors incorporate ESG into their strategies, and how has the pandemic changed the outlook for ESG? Tony Davis of Inherent Group joins Bhakti Mirchandani of Trinity Church Wall Street to discuss responsible investing.  *** As the Pandemic shifts to its next phase, it’s time to start thinking about what it means for ESG […]

Ron Biscardi’s outlook 2021

We made it. That’s the feeling many of us share after a year like 2020. There is a lot of change ahead, and much to look forward to — here’s a quick rundown of my insights into what 2021 will bring. Rolling back the pandemic The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine to the general population […]

The Search For A Coronavirus Vaccine

At the iConnections Investment Institute Fall Forum, we heard from Dr. Gregory A. Poland, M.D., Director of the Vaccine Research Group at the Mayo Clinic. In his fascinating talk, Dr Poland gave us an update into the progress that has been made into a vaccine for COVID-19, and made some predictions about what we will […]

Selecting Managers In The Covid World – Part One

At this year’s iConnections Investment Institute Fall Forum, we asked investment officers for their advice on selecting managers in the post-COVID world. Social distancing and digital working has created an unprecedented situation for allocators — so how are they working around the problems?  In this, the first of two exclusive articles, Ted Seides questions several […]

Geopolitical Trends Investors Need To Watch After The Pandemic

At this October’s iConnections Investment Institute Forum, members heard from Dr. George Friedman, Founder of Geopolitical Futures. Dr. Friedman’s analysis of current geopolitics is second to none, and revealed some fascinating insights into how the current state of play will affect the economy and investment.  Here we publish a transcript of some excerpts of his […]