NuInvest L.L.C. has formed an alliance with a European financial engineering firm.

NuInvest, Scottsdale, Ariz., is an alternative investment sales and marketing firm.

NuInvest’s new partner is Life Settlement Advisors E’ Socio Di AIPB, Lugano, Switzerland, an investment advisory firm that specializes in helping clients use alternative assets to protect their wealth.

“Our partnership will give institutional investors, hedge funds, banks and accredited investors access to more sophisticated life settlement investments,” NuInvest President George Polzer says in a statement.