Gabriel Salazar

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Last Chance to Register for the Opportunity Zones Webinar

“Qualified Opportunity Zones: An Economic Driver and Potential Source of Capital” An NES Financial Webinar Thursday, September 20 | 11 AM Pacific | Free Register Now   It’s almost time! The Opportunity Zones Webinar will be held this Thursday, September 20th. Register now for this one-hour webinar, and listen in as our panel of [...]

Opportunity Zones: A Potential New Source of Affordable Capital for EB-5 Projects

2018 has been a watershed year in the history of the EB-5 program. Despite significant growth in investor subscriptions from emerging countries, China investor subscriptions continue to lag due to lengthening wait times as a result of retrogression. Based on recent legislative and regulatory reports, it is unlikely that there will be any relief through [...]

Fiduciary Duty in EB-5 Capital Redeployment (Article)

Read the article   As wait times for Chinese-born EB-5 investors surpass the average length of EB-5 development projects, the need to “redeploy” their capital into secondary projects (to maintain the required “at risk” status of the funds) has become a challenging industry reality. An estimated $17 billion in EB-5 capital will require redeployment [...]

2018-09-09T03:49:11+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5, Industry Insights|Tags: , , , , |

NES Financial to Speak on Establishing Industry Best Practices at Opportunity Zone Investing Conference

Last month, we introduced a purpose-built Opportunity Zone Fund Administration Solution to add to our lineup of award-winning financial administration services. On the back of this new service offering, we recently confirmed that Reid Thomas, Executive Vice President at NES Financial, will speak at the upcoming Opportunity Fund Investing Conference hosted by Community Development Corporation of [...]

Upcoming Webinar on Opportunity Zones and EB-5 (Register Now!)

“Qualified Opportunity Zones: A Potential New Source of Capital for EB-5 Projects” An NES Financial Webinar Thursday, September 20 | 11 AM Pacific | Free Register Now   Last year’s tax reform created massive incentives for holders of unrealized capital gains to put their money into so-called “Opportunity Zones” (OZs) — economically distressed census [...]

Investing in Investor Relations: A Win-Win for GPs and LPs

As a fund manager you want to find investors, and enhance their experience, on all levels and at every stage. So let’s start at the beginning — you’ve won your investor over. Now comes nobody’s favorite part: the complex and often nettlesome process of onboarding and complying with numerous standards covering Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and [...]

Arcis Capital Partners LLC Taps NES Financial to Help Administer Its Fast-Growing, Diverse Portfolio

NES Financial has been selected by Arcis Capital Partners LLC (“ArcisCap”) as the third-party administrator for the firm’s real estate and hospitality, theater, media and entertainment and venture capital funds. A boutique merchant banking, investment management and advisory firm active in three vertical sectors — real estate and hospitality; theater, media and entertainment; and technology-centric venture [...]

NES Financial Introduces Opportunity Zone Fund Administration Suite

NES Financial has added a new, purpose-built fund administration suite to its current lineup of EB-5, 1031 exchange, and private equity solutions. The Opportunity Zone Fund Administration Suite leverages NES Financial’s award-winning eSTAC® administration technology to provide maximum security, transparency and compliance to the burgeoning Opportunity Zone Fund industry. Opportunity Zone Funds (OZFs) are qualified private-sector investment vehicles [...]

The 2018 EB-5 Trends & Insights White Paper Is Here!

Download White Paper   This week, we published the much-anticipated fourth installment of our annual white paper, The Changing Tides of EB-5. The 2018 paper is full of stats, insights from the past year, and our analysis of where the industry is headed. Download our free white paper for the latest info on: Funding [...]

2018-08-22T20:40:00+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

Opportunity Zone Funds: An enormous source of efficient capital dedicated to new economic growth

We’re witnessing the inception of an investment asset class and a potential game-changer: an innovative economic development program that is structured to simultaneously benefit struggling U.S. communities, developers, issuers, investors — and the nation at large. From 1990 to 2000, the U.S. economy added 20.6 million jobs, broadly distributed across the country. But since the [...]