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The Resurgence of Special Acquisition Vehicles: More than a Whim

  In his engaging way, Keynes called it “liquidity fetishism”: whoever decides to invest in a new building or a factory can’t be heard to complain if their investment isn’t immediately available to pay for a haircut or a shave. Long-term investment of that kind, the sort of investment that fuels long-term economic growth, needs […] Read More

Growth Markets and the importance of infrastructure

        Jim O’Neill (of Goldman Sachs Asset Management) believed “Growth Market economies will be the driver of the world economy in the coming decade”, and he should know because he coined the term back in 2011; and O’Neill recently predicted that by 2020 the four BRIC economies between them would be responsible […] Read More

The importance of India as a Growth Market

The importance of India as a Growth Market     Growth Markets, those economies with GDP that account for more than 1% of global economic output, have rightly been described as “economic powerhouses”; they simply can’t be ignored, which is why the investment team at Red Ribbon Asset Management have a core principle that no […] Read More

Leading the Field: India’s Position in the Growth Market Group

    Junaid Ahmad of the World Bank forecast a stunning GDP growth for India of 7.2% over the coming year, and he didn’t find it hard to explain why: “India remains the fastest growing economy in the world and it will get a big boost from its approach to GST which will reduce the […] Read More

Infrastructure as a Cornerstone for Growth: Bonding the Future

  Red Ribbon Asset Management has an innovative approach to investing in Growth Markets: identifying projects that combine maximum potential for asset growth with measurable impact on communities and the wider environment, and its choice of India as a cornerstone for that strategy is no surprise.   Take, for example, recent trends in infrastructure on […] Read More

Impact Investment and Economic Orthodoxy: Changing Times

  Red Ribbon Asset Management has a reputation for delivering strong asset growth for clients by investing in growth markets using impact investment strategies, but exactly what does an Impact Investment strategy involve and why does it make such a significant difference to portfolio management strategies? Economists used to call them “externalities”: these were the […] Read More

Impact Investment and Growth Markets: A Changing Paradigm

  Red Ribbon Asset Management is making its name at the cutting edge of “Mainstream Impact Investment”, which is a strategy aimed at  generating competitive rates of return from businesses with strong growth potential, that not only create value for society, but also strive to reduce the environmental impact of doing so. Recent events have […] Read More

Books4Kids Jamaica is a cause to be proud of

Red Ribbon Asset Management is a proud sponsor of this year’s Books4Kids Jamaica Online Charity Auction. Given the Impact Investment strategies that sit at the heart of the company’s approach to portfolio management, which is about securing sustainability and measurable impacts by way of the projects it invests in, Red Ribbon supports the work of […] Read More

What Makes India So Special: A Matter Of Growth…

  India has the fastest growing large economy in the world and by 2020 it will also have the biggest population on the planet, currently second only to China; and the alignment of those two statistics is certainly no coincidence. Together they help explain why Red Ribbon Asset Management has worked so hard to acquire […] Read More

Ambedkar Day: Celebrating a Legacy of Social Responsibility

  Impact Investment strategies place the community, our wider society and the environment at the heart of modern portfolio management, animating strong returns for investors in a socially responsible way. That philosophy is a crucial part of the way Red Ribbon Asset Management manages its funds, and it has its roots deep in Indian culture […] Read More
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