Compliance at Financial Services Firms Falls Short
Compliance firm Cipperman finds that firms, especially in the alternatives space, tend not to invest enough in staying compliant.
How Rare Coins Bring Tax Benefits
Investors may be eligible for sales tax exemptions, like-kind exchanges and other advantages, one expert says.
HNW Women Embrace Alts
HNW women allocate a larger portfolio share to alternative investments than men do, MainStay found.
Global Venture Capital Investors Enthusiastic About U.S.
Global investor confidence in the U.S. has increased significantly thanks to favorable markets and abundant opportunities, according to a survey.
As Marijuana Becomes Legal, a Hedge Fund Looks to Profit
Entrepreneur Leslie Bocskor foresees a $40 billion to $50 billion market for cannabis.
PENSCO Launches Marketplace for Alt Investors
PENSCO aims to make it easier for its alternative asset investor clients to find and invest in private placements through crowdfunding.
How Advisors Choose Liquid Alts: Reducing Risk, but Watch the Fees
In the second of a series, a look at liquid alts’ role in reducing portfolio risk, and how to find some hidden costs.
Wilshire Launches Liquid Alt Indexes
The news is the latest in a long line of evidence suggesting the asset class is here to stay.
Institutional Investment Managers Beat Retail Managers at Own Game
Institutional managers gained more than their retail-oriented counterparts in the retail market in 2013, Casey Quirk finds.
Ritholtz to Alt Fund Investors: Beware ‘Negative Alpha’
Barry Ritholtz asks: Why should individual investors want to invest like a hedge fund?