10 Private Equity Managers That Outperform Their Peers
Preqin lists the top fund managers in three categories: buyout, venture capital and fund-of-funds strategies.
How Advisors Use Liquid Alts: The Business Continuity Issue
Advisors use liquid alternative investments for several reasons, like to reduce portfolio volatility. One of the overlooked reasons involves the health of their own firms.
3 Reasons Alts Make Sense in Self-Directed IRAs: PENSCO
There are three primary reasons driving investor interest in alternatives in their IRAs, said Kelly Rodriques, CEO of PENSCO Trust Co.
Why Endowment Funds Like Yale’s Are Doing Just Fine
There’s a reason endowment funds underperformed in the current bull market but outperform over market cycles. Here’s how Yale does it.
Foundations, Endowments Remain Bullish on Hedge Funds
Sixty-five percent of respondents to an NEPC survey reported hedge fund exposure greater than 10% of their total portfolio.
New ETF Based on Workplace Equality Index
Years ago, Denver Investments built an index of companies with gay-friendly workplaces. Now it's rolled out an ETF to meet like-minded investors' needs.
Hedge Fund Winners and Losers in First Half
Hedge fund strategies come in and out of favor as the economic environment evolves. Here are the chart-toppers, and flops, for 2014 so far.
Liquid Alts; Women and Money; Growth by Design: Investment Advisor August Features—Slideshow
After stocks’ performance the past few quarters, some investors might be tempted to stick with what looks like a good thing.
Alts Are the Answer
Why are advisors using liquid alternative investments? How are they using them? The answers may surprise you.
Trend Following Isn't the Only Managed Futures Strategy
The managed futures corner of the alternative investment space is one of the first places astute investors turn for diversification from traditional asset classes.