Author Archives: Kate Deines

About Kate Deines

Associate Investment Advisor

Starve Ups – Oregon’s Startup Scalerator

Over the last 20 years, the number of publicly traded companies in the U.S. has decreased by approximately 50%. The market has become highly concentrated, leaving investors access to the same, limited pool of investments. For this reason, many investors are turning to private markets in order to increase the diversification of their portfolios. If constructed properly, having exposure to private equity may enhance a portfolio’s return while reducing volatility.

As our analysts look for local private equity opportunities for Arnerich Massena clients, they became aware of a non-profit organization in Portland called Starve Ups. Read more »