Tag Archive for Dodd-Frank Act

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

Mensch: Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel: Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. * Mensch of the Week: Robert Rubin Co-chair, Council on Foreign Relations & Former U.S. Treasury…

Capital and Competence

The New York Times recently discussed some regulation changes coming out of the SEC. The revisions, mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act, seek to protect investors from the dangers of high-yield, high-risk investments. The regulations are being redesigned to provide more…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the week of May 7th to May 13th. – Regulatory Expenses Increase for Banks as Dodd-Frank Act Pulls Through. – Are REITs the Chameleons of the Stock Market? - Australian REITs Look to Sell…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review for the week of March 19th to March 25th – AEW Europe and Tristan Capital Partners Acquire Three Shopping Centers for $236.5 Million. – Equity Capital Management Remains Private, Ruling out REIT IPO. -…