Rani Jarkas – How financial advisory services accelerate growth

In thefast-paced global business worldnowadays, running a business is more challenging andcomplex than everbefore.Today, finance functions have to look at how the whole organization — and beyond — impacts the bottom line.

When your company is faced with complex business issues that limit growth, increase costs and bring new risks, you need more than just best practices or simple point solutions. That’s when financial advisory services can help.

Finance Advisory professionals have both finance and accounting knowledge, plus an underlying knowledge of enabling technologies to help you capitalize on opportunities that will help grow, as well as improve and protect your business. Theyadapts the methodology and delivery to suit your specific circumstances, and can help you unlock valuable business potentials.

Led by the highly experienced financial services executive Mr. Rani Jarkas, Cedrus Investments is a global boutique investment firm, specialized in Financial Advisory Services, Private Wealth Managementand Asset Management.

Cedrus’ Financial Advisory Services offer a full suite of complimentary services to its clients and enhance their corporate value and accelerate growth through:

  • Raising Capital for companies from Cedrus diverse pool of top-tier institutional investors from around the globe;
  • Increasing a company’s visibility with appropriate investors;
  • Diversifying client’s shareholder bases;
  • Developing custom research coverage;
  • And providing access to global business partners.

In addition, Cedrus offers clients with global access, anonymous order execution, transparency and optimal execution in all major markets.

Being a renowned financial advisory services provider, Cedruscan bring unique value to local investors as well as identifying the most promising investment opportunities in their respective regions for Cedrus’ diverse international client baseto capture the best opportunities and mitigate risks associated with currency fluctuations, changing market valuations, and political or economic developments.

Cedrus also uniquely make proprietary investments with its own capital, in select companies and projects that will meet its investment criteria and objectives.

Cedrus Investments’ Chairman Mr. Rani Jarkas is Invited to Speak at the 121 Tech Investment Conference in Hong Kong on Life Sciences

The Chairman of Cedrus Investments (“Cedrus”), Mr. Rani Jarkas, is invited to speak at the 121 Tech Investment conference to be held on 13th – 14th June 2018 in Hong Kong.


王雷(Rani Jarkas):“一带一路”倡议将在未来十年内对矿业产生巨大影响 赛德思投资董事长 王雷(Rani Jarkas)


据报道, “一带一路”倡议拥有9千亿美元的投资支撑,并有潜力产生约1.2亿吨的原钢需求。一些矿业公司在2017年公布报告所展示的数据则更为乐观,高达1.5亿吨。

赛德思集团董事长王雷Rani Jarkas)在接受美国CNBC财经电视台的采访时表示,“一带一路”倡议目前正处在起步阶段,已经开始为钢铁和铁矿石带来了巨大的市场需求。


The Belt and Road Initiative will have a major impact on the mining industry over the next 10 years

 The Belt and Road Initiative creates a US$5 trillion infrastructure spending spree that spans over 68 countries across Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and Africa.  Billions will be spent on ports, roads, railways, power plants, and will serve as an ongoing stimulus for commodities such as iron ore, coal, copper, crude oil and minor metals.

Citigroup Inc. reported the Belt and Road Initiative is backed by about US$900 billion worth of investments and has the potential to generate about 120 million tons of crude steel demand. This number is more optimistic to 150 million tons according to BHP published report in 2017.

Rani Jarkas, Chairman of Cedrus Investments, also commented during an interview by CNBC that the Belt and Road Initiative now is at the initial stage and has been starting to bring a huge demand boost for steel and iron ore.

This represents a great opportunity for international businesses to supply, support and partner with Chinese and other international mining companies as this massive development takes shape. For example, Australian mining businesses have experience, expertise and technology garnered from their mining industry across a very large country will prove valuable mining projects along the BRI.

CNBC interview – The opportunities for mining in the Belt and Road initiative

6 April 2018 – CNBC interview – The opportunities for mining in the Belt and Road initiative



The Chairman of Cedrus Investments (“Cedrus”), Mr. Rani Jarkas, is invited to speak at the 121 Oil & Gas Investment conference to be held on 2nd – 3rd May 2018 in Hong Kong. The event has been served as a platform for leading energy companies and sophisticated investors worldwide to network and interact, thus potentially creating more investment and development opportunities for all participants alike.

Mr. Rani Jarkas will be sharing with executives of participating oil & gas companies as well as elite investors his thoughts on investment opportunities pertaining to China’s Belt and Road initiative, aiming at exploiting new regional focuses in addition to broader markets where oil & gas companies and investors could collaborate to incentivize further growth in the oil & gas industry overall.

Mr. Rani Jarkas said, “The Belt and Road Initiative direct oil & gas companies and investors to a new geographical area for investment and helps form a link among countries in the region based on oil & gas development. Through the combination of incoming capital and technology with local resources, vast investment opportunities could be created to invigorate and further upgrade the oil & gas industry in that area, and likely bring considerable financial benefits to involved companies and investors, especially when many countries along the ancient Silk Road routes are abundant with oil and gas reserves. What Cedrus has been doing is to assist industry participants to identify the potentially most-rewarding investment opportunities based on our local knowledge and network accumulated through continued involvement in projects in Belt and Road countries as well as our deep industry expertise.”

About Cedrus Investments

Cedrus Investments is a global boutique investment firm that offers expertise in private wealth management, asset management and financial advisory services to a clientele of leading institutional investors, corporations, family offices and high net worth individuals around the world.

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Cedrus Investments’ Chairman Mr. Rani Jarkas is Invited to Speak at the Hong Kong Biotech Invest and Partnering 2018

The Chairman of Cedrus Investments (“Cedrus”) Mr. Rani Jarkas is invited as the keynote speaker at the Asian Investment Series of the Hong Kong Biotech Invest & Partnering 2018 conference to be held on March 13, 2018, in Hong Kong. Cedrus has been participating and speaking at this annual event in Hong Kong, organized by AusBiotech (Australia’s biotechnology organization), since its inception in 2013 to foster investments in the life sciences industry across borders.

In recent years, the Asian Investment Series has expanded further to holding an annual conference in Shanghai, which is one of the hubs of life sciences investments in Asia. These conferences have brought together hundreds of Australian life sciences companies together with Hong Kong and Chinese life sciences investors where opportunities of cross-border collaborations are explored, for instance, to tap into the world’s second-largest biopharma market – China.

Mr. Jarkas will be sharing his extensive experience and profound insights, as well as Cedrus’ expertise in life sciences investment, and explaining why overseas life sciences companies should be using Hong Kong as the gateway for establishing their presence in Mainland China through joint ventures, licensing partnerships, strategic alliances or other initiatives onshore.

Mr. Jarkas said, “China is now committed to transforming the domestic life sciences industry into a global leader. For example, in recent years, we have seen growing interest from Chinese enterprises and investors to acquire life sciences technologies and products overseas to enhance China’s market position, and the increased desire of Australian life science companies to build a local presence in China. In this regard, Cedrus has competitive advantages. Through facilitating various deals, Cedrus has accumulated a lot of expertise and valuable experience in cross-border transactions and collaborations. We fully understand the potential sensitivity issues, apparent and hidden, involved in life sciences transactions across borders; hence, we can likely prevent companies from entering into unfavorable collaborations long term. In addition, we understand how to protect the companies’ assets such as intellectual properties, monetize their assets and maximize value, coupled with helping them to achieve their financial and business targets while minimizing business risks.”

About Cedrus Investments

Cedrus Investments is a global boutique investment firm that offers expertise in private wealth managementasset management and financial advisory services to a clientele of leading institutional investors, corporations, family offices and high net worth individuals around the world.

For further information about Cedrus Investments, please visit http://www.cedrusinvestments.com.

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