As 2020 FINALLY draws to a close, it is time to think about taxes and the various implications recent events could mean for the alternative investment industry. A broad look at the tax atmosphere on asset management, including its impact on charitable organizations. Scott Harty, a partner in Alston & Bird’s Federal & International Tax…

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A conversation with Larry Robbins, the founder and CEO of Glenview Capital Management, about the key factors affecting healthcare today and an assessment of the most attractive equity investments within healthcare. Topics discussed include: The impact on healthcare equities of the recent (and ongoing) U.S. elections Healthcare policy under a split or potentially all-Democrat government…

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A discussion with Richard Roche, a managing director at Little Harbor Advisors, and Steven Lerit, a portfolio manager and the head of risk management for Washington Crossing Advisors about volatility and the multiple factors that play in to it. There are common pathways in the transmission of viruses and volatility. Volatility, like infectious disease, is transmitted…

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A conversation with Daniel Oliver, the founder and managing member of Myrmikan Capital, about the value of investing in gold, which has seen its value skyrocket since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The topics touched on in this conversation include Gold as free-market money because of the stability of its value and why it…

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A conversation with renown author and columnist Gordon Chang about China -from the country’s impact on the U.S. presidential election, to the long-term impact its interference could potentially have on the global economy. The discussion is moderated by Robert Akeson, Co-Head of Prime Brokerage for Mirae Asset Securities (USA). Gordon Chang is a Daily Beast columnist and the…

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Pataki George HiRes CLR 731x1024 - NYAIR Episode 49 –The State of Play in U.S. Politics

A fireside chat with former New York Governor George Pataki on the current political landscape in the run up to the presidential election. Topics discussed range from the potential impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the election outcome, to the Paris Agreement and the general economy, among others. The event is moderated by Robert Akeson,…

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A discussion with author and executive leadership coach Michael J. Gelb, who talks about his book “How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day” and how some of the same principles behind da Vinci’s genius can be applied to investing. From some of the ways that you can boost your…

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