SLEEP EASY ABOUT MOVING MONEY OFFSHORE.
"Investors, wherever they are, probably feel as nervous as we did at OrbVest when we started investing in the US. Is it a good idea? Is it safe? The answers, from our experience, are yes and yes."
"We have found that niche investment in the MOB sector in the US has been well received by international investors, particularly those domiciled in emerging markets, because their expectations are different from those of Americans.
International investors are comfortable with lower returns from stable assets. Their priority is dividends, and they are already worried about moving money to countries they do not understand as well as their own. They also appreciate that, over time, because of interest rate differentials, emerging market currencies are depreciating against the dollar, which enhances the income they receive in local currencies."
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