10 Phrases to Avoid When Talking About Alt Investments
Advisors must help clients understand available hedge-fund-like strategies without the jargon, Invesco says.
Just How Hot Are Liquid Alts?
Experimenting with alternative mutual funds is a complex and risky business, Michael Finke writes.
2 ETFs That Invest in Liquid Alts
One fund dominates the liquid alternative ETFs category, but the investment options are expanding.
Individual, Institutional Investors Favor Private Equity
Private equity and venture capital appear to be in robust shape as 2015 begins.
Three Myths About Liquid Alts
A recent Aite Group study looks at major misconceptions regarding liquid alternative funds.
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.
Alts Are the Answer
Why are advisors using liquid alternative investments? How are they using them? The answers may surprise you.
Liquid Alts, Pt. 2: Long-Short Bond and Macro Strategies
In part two of our consideration of the role of liquid alternatives in client portfolios, we focus on long-short bond and event-driven strategies.
Liquid Alts, Pt. 1: The Long and the Short of Them
Why liquid alternatives strategies are gathering assets, with a focus on long-short equity strategies and event-driven strategies.
Alternative Mutual Fund Assets to Reach 14% in 10 Years: Cerulli
It’s well-known that allocations to alternatives are growing at startling rates, but putting numbers to the inflows make them all the more startling.