We are timeless in our values and unconventional in our approach to alternative and real asset investment. We turn passion into calculated investments that work for you. Our team of highly trained passion asset experts have access to a global network of top-tier partners to provide exclusive access, unique knowledge, and professional service all around the world.
Exclusive global access to investments in passion and physical assets
Services spanning the entire value chain and life cycle of your collection and investments
Residential and commercial property relationships with over 400 offices in over 52 countries worldwide
Global security services, including logistics and high security storage in over 1000 locations worldwide
Partners with the world’s leading global auction houses and merchants
Relationships with the world’s largest and most reputable private banks for securitization, leverage and insurance possibilities with alternative assets
We continually find new options and opportunities for a very dynamic market.
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Our Passion Alternative Investment offerings and research started out of a realization that today’s financial products are increasingly technical, complicated, and most of all further removed from true physical value. Also, investors and market participants have been highlighting the importance of diversification and uncorrelated returns from their traditional portfolios of Bonds, Equities, and Traditional Funds Passion alternative investments have proven a truly unique and innovative asset class that not only can provide risk adjusted return, but also high levels of multi-generational enjoyment.
To provide best in class luxury and premium quality passion assets one needs access to global suppliers, distributors, experts, collectors, insurers, vaults, auction houses, and private buyers. This laundry list of support takes many years to form trust and also many years to understand. Here at Castle Alternatives we have created an internal team of experts augmented by a wide international network of partners to create a synergistic platform across all passion interests and stages of service a truly end-to-end solution. Our partners include some of the world’s oldest private auction houses from the 1700’s, those with Royal Warrants for serving Royal Families, the largest Asian auction houses and collectors, to publicly listed dealers with a few billion in assets. The combined scope of operations is across every major continent in over 40 different countries from New York and London to Hong Kong and Singapore. We deal with every major passion asset from Diamonds and Gold to Art, Wine, Watches, Antiques, anuscripts, Stamps, coins and luxury investment real estate on a global level and if we don’t already deal with it we will be sure to extend our global reach to provide a bespoke solution.
Discretion and privacy is of the utmost importance to our firm and the partners we choose to work with. All parties involved hold all client and asset details confidentially. You will work directly with our team as primary point of contact to arrive at a highly integrated global solution.