Traditional Banking As We Know It Is A Sunset Industry

There is an undeniable shift of power occurring in banking and financial services. We set out to discuss in this latest article.

NFT Marketplaces are Starting to Look like Small Stock Exchanges: Should Accredited Investors Take Notice?

Millions of NFTs are created, sold and exchanged monthly for billions of dollars. We discuss how to participate.

Has Virtual Land Become a Viable Investment?

Should I invest in virtual land?

The Metaverse is Coming; So is the Capital

The metaverse is a multi-trillion dollar pie. We explore how to participate as an investor.

How Can Investors Choose an Impact Investment that Actually Makes an Impact?

These are the steps that every impact-focused investor must go through to strategically select the impact investment that is right for them.

Farmland Investments Remain #1 Choice for Inflation Hedge Amongst Wealthy Investors

One of GCC's coffee farmers smiling for the camera on Guadalajara, one of GCC's farms. March 2020.

For the first time in over a decade, inflation rates in the U.S. economy surpassed 5% for May through August of 2021.  As supply-chain troubles, post-lockdown demand surges, skyrocketing commodity prices, and increased federal spending continue, economists around the world are sounding the alarm bells that inflation will likely accelerate throughout the end of 2021.… Continue reading Farmland Investments Remain #1 Choice for Inflation Hedge Amongst Wealthy Investors

What Would The Green Coffee Company Look Like as a Public Company?

The Green Coffee Company, a Legacy Group portfolio company, is targeting an initial public offering in 2025. This is what that could mean for GCC investors, investors in what will be the #1 producer of coffee in Colombia, the world´s third largest coffee-producing country.

Can I Invest in Private Companies?

The Securities & Exchange Commission´s Relaxed “Accredited Investor” Definition is Opening More Opportunities to More Investors than Ever Before For many investors, investing in private company securities has long been a question of “Legally, can I?” Consistent with much other governmental line-drawing, the answer to the question of whether someone can invest in private companies,… Continue reading Can I Invest in Private Companies?

How Foreign Companies are Raising Capital from U.S. Investors

Companies operating outside of the U.S. continue to look to the U.S. capital markets and U.S.-based investors to finance their overseas businesses and projects.  The investing interest and desire for opportunity is mutual between these two constituencies.  As the following table prepared by The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis demonstrates, U.S. investors are eager and… Continue reading How Foreign Companies are Raising Capital from U.S. Investors

How Startups and Early Stage Companies Can Best Leverage the SEC´s New Relaxed Crowdfunding Rules

On November 2, 2020, the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) published its final rule entitled “Facilitating Capital Formation and Expanding Investment Opportunities by Improving Access to Capital in Private Markets.”  The final rule is a 388-page indication of the current trend of the SEC to ease access to capital formation and the private capital markets… Continue reading How Startups and Early Stage Companies Can Best Leverage the SEC´s New Relaxed Crowdfunding Rules