News & Events

Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 1

March 30, 2021
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In the first in a series on the cost of capital, Gordian employees discuss the impact US monetary and fiscal policy has had on interest rates and asset prices. We then lay the ground work for how these actions may affect future (i) government policies, (ii) asset valuations and (iii) investment decisions.

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Distressed Debt Investing & Restructuring | Straight Talk Money Podcast

March 10, 2021
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Gordian Group CEO Henry F. Owsley and David Beach of Crestmont Investments discuss financial advisory services for family offices with special focus on distressed situations and distressed debt investing with Chase Robertson and Peggy Tuck of Straight Talk Money Radio. … Read more

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Gordian Perspectives for March 2021

March 3, 2021
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In the aftermath of the Presidential Election, we wrote a piece discussing some of the economic challenges facing the Biden Administration, and how Biden’s actions may stir inflation and create sets of corporate winners and losers. Now that the Biden team has started to implement its agenda, we thought it would be interesting to revisit these issues.

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Gordian Perspectives for February 2021

February 12, 2021
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In the aftermath of the Great Recession, governments have actively depressed bond yields and inflated bond prices.  Unfortunately, most market manipulations ultimately meet a messy end.  If and when this particular manipulation goes the way of all flesh, yields will rise and bond investors will lose money.  Bonds would stop being effective investment instruments, and become “Certificates of Confiscation”.

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Gordian on Leveraging Market Uncertainty in Restructuring Private Equity Investments | Journal of Corporate Renewal

February 2, 2021
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Gordian Group’s David Herman, Peter Kaufman and Liam Ahearn recently penned an article for the Journal of Corporate Renewal (JCR)…

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Discussion: Opportunity Zone Fund Investments. Are They Right for Family Offices?

January 9, 2021
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What is an Opportunity Zone and what are the investment opportunities and the potential tax advantages to investors and family offices?

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Modern Monetary Theorists. The Ghosts of Inflation Past?

January 5, 2021
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Unlike Scrooge’s deceased business partner, Marley, we don’t believe that inflation has met the same fate.  It is subdued, but lives.  Despite the contentions of Modern Monetary Theorists (MMT), we disagree that the US can continue printing money without consequences.

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Biden’s Heavy Load

December 3, 2020
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In the aftermath of the November elections, we thought it worthwhile to revisit the economic and market risks Biden is facing. Plus, The pandemic is far from over, but COVID’s shattering effects on consumer behavior will be with us for a very long time to come.

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Panel: Gordian Group President Peter Kaufman Participates in Mergermarket Energy M&A Forum 2020

December 2, 2020
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Mergermarket Energy M&A Forum 2020 | Oil & Gas Consolidation Panel   Peter S. Kaufman and other professionals in the Oil & Gas arena discuss Oil & Gas Consolidation at Mergermarket’s Energy M&A, December 3 at 4:15pm ET. Click HERE … Read more

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Prognosis for Distressed Healthcare Companies

November 19, 2020
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Expert analysis on best practices for distressed healthcare companies to streamline operations & for buyers looking to acquire them.

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