March 29th: SuperYacht Deal Making Soiree — West Palm Beach!!!

 

 

 

SOLD OUT!!

Our annual spring member’s only superyacht party will be on Friday, March 29th 7PM-10PM on board ONE MORE TOY.

Expect the finest luxury experience aboard the phenomenal 47 meter my ONE MORE TOY

Hosted by the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association & SuperyachtOne, the social promises to be a phenomenal experience as ultra-high net worth investors mingle with members of the Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association while surrounded by the ultimate ambiance and dining pleasures.

The event is extremely capacity constrained and is members only.  Accepted RSVP’s will receive an email with protocol and details

 

Stay tuned for invites!

DETAILS/INVITES SOON!!

 

 

 

 

Dave Goodboy, […] Read more

Hedge Fund Managers Flocking To Miami Creates Massive Private School Wait Lists

Hedge Fund Managers Flocking To Miami Creates Massive Private School Wait Lists

Wealthy CEOs and hedge-fund managers are flocking to Miami for the tax breaks, and it’s creating massive waiting lists at the area’s elite private schools

Katie Warren
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“Tax refugees” moving to Florida from New York, New Jersey, California, and other states are prompting huge waiting lists at elite Miami private schools. Getty Images

Wealthy CEOs and hedge-fund managers from high-tax states like New York, New Jersey, and California are flocking to Miami for the tax breaks.
The influx of affluent out-of-state buyers is creating huge waiting lists at the area’s most elite private schools.
One school said the number […] Read more

South Florida Mansion Sales Surge !

South Florida Mansion Sales Surge !

 

As a testament to our wonderful region, this fantastic article by  Prashant Gopal and Jonathan Levin from Bloomberg, documents how wealth is continuing to move into Palm Beach County and South Florida.  As a sideline,   Dave Goodboy, PBHFA’s founder is mentioned.

 

For the past year, Florida real estate agents have been actively courting wealthy Northeasterners who took a hit from the Trump administration’s tax overhaul. Now signs are emerging that some of those disgruntled taxpayers are indeed jumping at the chance to cut their tax bill by moving to Florida.

Luxury sales are slowing across the country, from New York to California, but they’re rising in […] Read more

Extraordinary Evening Aboard Eternity (SLIDESHOW)

Extraordinary Evening Aboard Eternity (SLIDESHOW)

What an extraordinary evening onboard M/Y Eternity!  Our November social was better than we ever expected as PBHFA members and guests mingled in the ultimate luxury aboard a superyacht.   Members were treated to an array of luxurious food, drink and ambiance as deals and the economy were discussed.  Venture capitalists interfaced with cutting-edge opportunities as hedge fund and money managers chatted with a variety of UHNW investors and market professionals.

I am aware of several pending deals, multiple friendships forged, and many peers reunited during the evening.   Heartfelt thanks go out to our generous luxury sponsors for the evening   Burgess Yachts, Codecasa, […] Read more

Hedge Funder Ken Griffin Gives $20 Million To Norton Museum

Hedge Funder Ken Griffin Gives $20 Million To Norton Museum

By Jan Sjostrom – Daily News Arts Editor

Read Original: Palm Beach Daily News

 

The Norton Museum, which has been edging toward its $100 million capital campaign goal, rocketed past it last week with a $16 million donation from hedge fund billionaire and seasonal Palm Beach resident Ken Griffin.

The gift from the Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund — the largest cash donation in the West Palm Beach museum’s 77-year history — brings the total raised for the Norton’s Norman Foster-designed expansion to $107 million.

And that’s not all. Griffin also plans to donate an additional $4 million to endow the director’s position.

“It raises the bar that someone like Ken, […] Read more

What An Incredible Evening !!

What An Incredible Evening !!

 

 

Our April 26th Deal Making Luxury Soiree was a huge success across the board.  The event was hosted at an incredible $13 million waterfront villa in West Palm Beach courtesy of the Aquantis Group and The Fite Group.

Guests were treated to a sneak peek at the Lamborghini Urus, as well as other Lamborghini models, while provided the opportunity to design their own Italian masterpiece with the team from Lamborghini Palm Beach.

Business deals were made, friendships formed, and peers were united as PBHFA members mingled with guests among the best of the best from private jets, fine wine, craft brew rum, […] Read more

Ken Griffen Shelves Palm Beach Mega Mansion

Ken Griffen Shelves Palm Beach Mega Mansion

From The Real Deal

 

After spending years assembling more than a dozen acres of land in Palm Beach, billionaire hedge-fund honcho Ken Griffin is shutting down construction of his sprawling, planned Billionaires Row project, according to the Palm Beach Daily News.

Last week, Palm Beach officials were sent an email by the town’s head of Planning, Building and Zoning Department, Paul Castro, saying that budget projections for the house came in “substantially higher than initial estimates.”

Griffin paid more than $230 million for the oceanfront land at 1265 South Ocean Boulevard. The price does not include a lakefront parcel and a house reportedly under contract at 10 […] Read more

Palm Beach Ranks 2nd On “Power Market” Rich List

Palm Beach Ranks 2nd On “Power Market” Rich List

From Businesses Insider   By 

 

Tanza Loudenback
 

 

Feb. 24, 2018, 12:30 PM
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Palm Beach ranks second in “Power Markets” of the wealthy.  Second only to Manhattan, Palm Beach continues to shine as a leading domicile.

Luxury real estate“power markets” are the places where rich people spend the most money, says a new report from Coldwell Banker.
Rich people flock to power markets for the best in luxury real estate, lifestyle, and culture.
Power markets in the US are places where the top 5% of home sales by price is the highest.

Location is paramount when money is no object, whether a home is steps from the beach, tucked in the […] Read more

A Fantastic Evening WIth Spicer Jeffries & Cryptocurrency Expert Panel

A Fantastic Evening WIth Spicer Jeffries & Cryptocurrency Expert Panel

Our March 22, meet & greet, deal-making social was a tremendous success!  Our sponsor Spicer Jeffries assembled

a top-notch cryptocurrency expert panel who deftly answered many audience questions and bantered among themselves about what to expect in the volatile world of digital assets.   We learned a tremendous amount about this soon to be leading financial creation.

A wide swath of the South Florida alternative financial community was represented.  Hedge fund managers and quants mingled with investors, technologists, venture capitalists and digital asset experts among many others.

We learned of several pending financial deals,  an employment connection, and investments were discussed in a lively […] Read more

Ken Griffin Super Sizes Mega Mansion

Ken Griffin Super Sizes Mega Mansion

From The Shiny Sheet

Billionaire Ken Griffin set to expand his sizable Palm Beach estate

REAL-ESTATE

 

Chicago hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin’s already massive seaside estateunder construction on the South End is getting even bigger.

The Architectural Commission Wednesday reviewed plans that would add a 1.6-acre property at 10 Blossom Way to the 12 acres of contiguous land Griffin already owns at 1265 S. Ocean Blvd., about a quarter-mile south of President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago. Add in a non-contiguous house he owns on Blossom Way, and his total land holdings in the area will total 15.13 acres.

With the addition of the property at […] Read more