AltX today announces that its Flagship Managed Fund, AltX-Assetline 1st Mortgage Debt Fund No. 1, has received a ‘Recommended’ Rating from independent Fund Research House Independent Investment Research (“IIR”).
The appointment of John Barry as Head of Treasury and Risk marks the next stage in the growth of AltX to broaden the Team’s expertise in funding, debt capital origination, and risk management.
One area attracting a lot of attention is real-estate debt investments. As with any investment, it is important to understand the factors driving the returns, as well as the key areas of risk.
According to AltX Co-Founder and co-CEO Nick Raphaely, credit flow is critical to the economy – and right now there’s a kink in the flow. As presented on AusBiz TV.
Property has long been seen as a “safe as houses” investment in Australia, underpinning 51% of the nation’s household wealth. But with challenges to investing in property, tech platforms are opening new fractional investment opportunities for the savvy investors.
Buying property isn’t the only way to capitalise on Australia’s red-hot property market. You can also invest in the underlying debt, but how do you measure the risk?
With questions over whether the traditional 60/40 balanced portfolio is still fit-for-purpose in these uncertain times, it may be time to add something new to the mix.
Non-bank mortgages are fast becoming a channel of choice for Australian borrowers looking to secure money to fund real estate developments.
With the withdrawal of traditional lenders post the GFC, coupled with tighter lending standards for banks, non-bank mortgage providers emerged and have been growing in popularity.