Allocator Quarterly Q1 2016

Frontier Markets | We invite our readers to move past the artificial segmentation of the various markets and the convenient labels which suggest that some markets are more acceptable than others.

A lot has been and will be written about what happened in the Frontier Markets in 2015 and Q1 2016. We have also spent time discussing the events of 2015 and the challenges ahead. Clearly, the hype surrounding BRICs, N-11 and other elusive acronyms has created awareness of and fashion for a number of emerging and indeed frontier markets. However, it is important to look past the short-term noise and focus on the structural challenges which will impact people.

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The Panama Files - What changes for Family Offices

Transparency, Corporate Governance and CSR are ever more important

Sascha Klamp recently contributed to the Panama Files controvery. In an interview with Campden FB entitled “Panama Papers: Family Offices likely to remain unfazed, reputation biggest threat” (see the full copy here), Sascha suggests that he can only see an impact for multi-family offices or those that oversee third party capital. In a world where transparency, corporate governance and CSR are ever more important, CITE believes that cleaning up the act is now a must for many.