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  • Home truths – Next time house prices crop up at a dinner party, take a value perspective

    Home truths – Next time house prices crop up at a dinner party, take a value perspective

    Nick Kirrage

    18/07/2014

    Here on The Value Perspective, we enjoy chatting about house prices as much as the next person although, when the subject does inevitably crop up at a dinner party, we are usually to be found approaching things from a completely different angle to the other guests. When it comes to buying and selling houses, it seems, there are some psychological hurdles people find tricky to clear.

  • Smooth operators? – Can so-called ‘yieldcos’ follow through on the quiet life they promise?

    Smooth operators? – Can so-called ‘yieldcos’ follow through on the quiet life they promise?

    Andrew Lyddon

    17/07/2014

    In a world where many people continue to view volatility solely as a negative, it isn’t overly surprising that companies continue to look for ways to carve out assets with more predictable cashflows and sell them to those willing to pay through the nose for sort of thing. Opco-propco structures were the fashion in the UK pub and hotels sector prior to the financial crisis, but the breadth of industries getting involved is increasing such that the low volatility vehicle now has a different generic name. Step forward and take your bow, the ‘yieldco’.

Cazenove Capital funds have changed names

All of the Cazenove Capital funds have changed their names. View the full details.