Emerging Market Investment & Strategic Advisory Services
The Conrad Group is recognized worldwide for its ability to:
• Identify investment and business opportunities in emerging markets
• Analyze these opportunities with first-world analytics and training
• Seize the opportunities and deliver maximum value for clients
Dim-Sum Feast: Capitalizing on RMB Bonds
Game-changing phenomena often begin with subtle events that pass virtually unnoticed, and so it shall be for what is now called “Dim-Sum debt.” The Chinese government in April 2009 announced a pilot program to allow Chinese companies in selected mainland regions to settle cross-border trades in RMB through Hong Kong and Macau clearing banks, with the first RMB settlement occurring in July 2009.
Real Estate Fund Raising
The Conrad Group has developed significant expertise in the structuring and funding of real estate funds and projects. In the past two years we have successfully raised more than $700MM for various real estate deals and now work closely with key global institutional investors interested in acquiring real estate.
New Frontiers in Brazil
For many years a common refrain in Brazil was that it was the country of tomorrow, but that tomorrow never seemed to arrive. This rather cynical view was based on a history that always seemed to keep the aspirations of the Brazilian people just out of reach. Brazil, a country rich in natural resources, a diverse populace, excellent ports and harbors and strategically positioned in South America could never quite turn the corner.
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Dim-Sum Feast: China’s Capital is Unleashed!
Date: June 15, 2011
Game-changing phenomena often begin with subtle events that pass virtually unnoticed, and so it shall be for what is now called “Dim-Sum debt.”Read More
For Brazil Tomorrow May Have Finally Arrived
Date: June 16, 2011
For many years a common refrain in Brazil was that it was the country of tomorrow, but that tomorrow never seemed to arrive. This rather cynical view was based on a history that always seemed to keep the aspirations of the Brazilian people just out of reach.Read More
American politics accelerate the decline of the dollar and the rise of the Chinese yuan
It is often said that reality can trump a good fiction novel anytime. In the case of the United States Congress, we have the basis for a fiction novel that the average reader could never have imagined to be true. …Read More
Filling the technology opportunity gap in emerging markets
There is a growing opportunity to transfer proven technologies and processes from mature markets to emerging markets with relatively low costs, while garnering significant returns. This is clearly evident with Internet technologies, digital marketing and consumer recognition technologies. While internet …Read More
The Conrad Group’s William Nobrega speaks to The Miami Herald about the debt crisis in Washington
This article originally appeared in The Miami Herald.
Higher mortgage rates, costlier loans for governments and general chaos could come to South Florida from Washington’s debt woes. But watch for Brazilian condo buyers, too.
By Douglas Hanks
Miami and Miami-Dade …Read More
The Conrad Group’s William Nobrega speaks to El Nuevo Herald about the debt crisis in Washington
The article originally appeared in the Wall Street Journal.
Hipotecas y préstamos más altos pueden encarecer la vida
By Douglas Hanks
Mientras Barry Johnson se codeaba el martes con líderes de los negocios antes de una sesión sobre las finanzas …Read More
Offshore RMB Market in Hong Kong (Sept. 7-8, 2011)
The Offshore RMB Market 2011 summit is the ONLY event in Asia that encompasses the entire offshore RMB market, ranging from offshore RMB bonds to IPOs to RMB-denominated FX trading. This annual summit brings together Chinese and Hong Kong regulators, issuers, institutional investors, private, corporate and investment banks and asset managers to explore how you can capitalize on the offshore RMB market to raise funds and generate higher returns on investments.Read More
RMB Congress USA 2011, New York (Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2011)
The Conrad Group’s William Nobrega will be presenting at Terrapin’s RMB Congress USA 2011, which takes place In New York on Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2011.
Overview: The RMB Congress USA is the only conference in New York to explore …Read More