In this brief episode, I focus on real estate, private equity and financial technology such as the Ripple protocol. I bring up some major news notes regarding Informatica’s planned IPO, German banks and shipping loans and wealth funds desiring to be more opportunistic. I also touch upon the latest private equity report on sovereign wealth funds.
0:45 Empire State Building and the Qatar Investment Authority
1:30 Private Equity, CPPIB
3:50 Shipping Loans
4:50 Private Equity Report on Sovereign Wealth Funds
8:15 Bretton Woods, Dollar Reserve, Ripple Protocol