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Apr 14, 2021 - Max Osbon ( 5 mins to read)
We all know about the fabulous returns from venture capital investing. If you were one of the early backers of Facebook, Google or Netflix, your return would be hundreds of times your initial investment. A common complaint among company founders is that early on, they sell too much equity for too little because they need the money for expansion. Venture debt is a long-standing alternative sourc...READ MORE ›
Separating hype from reality
Apr 7, 2021 - Max Osbon ( 6 mins to read)
The future of the flying car, eVTOL (electric vertical take off and landing) has gained considerable attention over the past year. Most recently, several SPACs have helped bring eVTOL technology to public markets at multi-billion dollar valuations. Considering the rapid pace of innovation today, it’s worth considering whether the hype matches reality. How should investors think about this emerg...READ MORE ›
The good, the bad and the ugly.
Mar 31, 2021 - Max Osbon ( 7 mins to read)
With the $15B Archegos blowup over the weekend creating headlines, it’s a good time to revisit the role that leverage plays in investing. Leverage is a powerful tool that works both ways as it accelerates wins and losses. With the cost of debt at historically low levels, it can be tempting to borrow as much as possible. What types of leverage are typically applied by successful investors and wh...READ MORE ›
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Osbon Capital Management is a family office and independent wealth management firm located in Boston. We provide comprehensive investment services to wealthy families and entrepreneurs. With no products to sell or shareholders to satisfy, we have candid, unbiased, thoughtful partnerships with our clients. We’ve worked hard to create an investor experience united by a shared purpose and shared values.
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Osbon Chatter Cooking With Gas
The Larz Anderson Auto Museum presents Cooking with Gas, a culinary tour through Europe. Allow yourself to be transported to a European dream vacation through your taste buds! On Friday, April 16, join foodie Donna Keegan via Zoom in making Chicken Provençal with baby spinach salad, saffron rice, and red wine poached pears. Friday, April 16 6:30pm - 8:00 pm