Alternative Assets Will Grow to $15.3 Trillion in Five Years: PwC
AUM will grow fastest in the developing world, the study predicts.
Global Wealthy Want More Real Estate
A Savills/Wealth Briefing survey of private bankers and wealth managers found that 91% of global HNWIs want to increase or maintain their real estate holdings.
Foreign REITs: Profits and Perils for Investors
T. Rowe Price Global Real Estate Fund manager Nina Jones discusses the risks and benefits of investing in real estate funds overseas.
Even Skeptics Can Profit From Climate Change
You don’t have to be a believer in climate change to be willing to profit from it, Barry Ritholtz says.
10 More Wealthy Donors Take the Giving Pledge
The global Giving Pledge initiative created by Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates has grown to 137 signatories.
Managed Accounts Are Underutilized as Retirement Plan Defaults: Towers Watson
Managed accounts are allowed as a qualified default investment alternative in retirement plans, but they face significant challenges preventing them from overtaking target-date funds.
UBS Makes Case for Borrowing as an Investment Strategy
If 2%-plus yields on 10-year Treasuries don't excite you, then logic dictates you should take the other side of the trade — by borrowing cheaply.
Innealta Maximizes Risk/Reward Through Global Rotation Strategy
Innealta's Gerald Buetow says "People like to think this is an equity portfolio, but it’s really a fixed income portfolio with an equity enhancer."
Heady Demand for U.S. Commercial Real Estate
Investor and lender confidence in the U.S. commercial real estate market is surging, according to the sixth annual Akerman U.S. Real Estate Industry Outlook Survey.
Deep-Pocket Investors Ready to Take the ‘Peer’ Out of Peer-to-Peer Lending
Direct-to-investor lending is about to be disrupted by institutional players, a new study predicts.