Global Alternative Assets Jumped to $6.3 Trillion in 2014
The world’s 100 largest alternative investment managers had $3.5 trillion in assets under management in 2014.
10 Women Who Are the Wealthiest People in Their States
A fifth of the states have a woman as their richest resident, a Forbes list shows.
Generating Returns While Protecting Portfolios From a Crash
Because stocks have continued to trend higher for so long, there is a growing sentiment that the other shoe may be about to drop.
For Divorcing Women, Becoming Financially Knowledgeable Is Crucial
More older women are getting divorced, and if they have delegated financial decision making to their spouses, they need to raise their financial knowledge fast.
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.