Global Investors Hike Cash Levels in September: BofA Merrill Lynch
Forty-two percent of global investors said high cash levels were a “bearish view on markets.”
Hedge Funds Posted Sixth Straight Monthly Gain in August: HFR
Hedge funds gained 0.4% in August, with year-to-date performance up 3.5%, according to Hedge Fund Research
Alt Fund Selection Is a Growing Challenge for Institutional Investors
Alternative assets continue to be a crucial part of institutional investors’ portfolios, but investors have a harder time identifying attractive opportunities.
Family Office Returns in 2015 Sagged Due to Challenging Markets
Survey finds implementing a succession plan is family offices’ top governance priority.
Top 20 Largest Pension Funds in the World
Research shows assets fell 3% in 2015 for the world's 300 biggest funds, but growth since financial crisis is up 19%.
10 National Charities Called ‘Transparency Dodgers’ by BBB
Better Business Bureau charity evaluator names charities that have declined to provide detailed information on their finances.
10 Least Affordable Cities to Buy a Home
Homebuyers scouting popular metropolitan areas on the West and East coasts could be in for sticker shock.
Private Capital Funds Outperformed Public Indexes in 2015: Preqin
At $4.3 trillion, private capital assets increased by 54% since 2010, Preqin reported.
10 Most Affordable Big Cities to Buy a Home
The South and the Rust Belt dominated HSH's ranking of the most affordable housing markets.
Diversification Rewarded Investors in Q2: Natixis
Use of alternative strategies, which reached a three-year high in the second quarter, helped boost diversification levels, Natixis said.