Alternative Investments

The wirehouse hires a former partner from Brevan Howard as clients turn to more hedge fund type products. Image: Bloomberg
UBS Hires Former Hedge Fund Exec For Trading Strategies
The wirehouse hired Vinay Pande, a former partner at the asset management firm, as clients move more towards hedge fund-like products to weather market shocks.
If there are subsequent rate hikes in the coming years, clients will feel an effect; Plus, why falling gold and oil prices shouldn't be a concern for older clients. Read More »
Sky-high prices at recent art auctions – in one case up to $170.4 million – may have some wealthy, art-enthusiast clients seeing painted visions of dollar signs. Read More »
Recent jittery markets give advisors a terrific chance to judge liquid alt funds. Better yet, a close look can help you better position the portfolios of clients worried about global markets. Read More »
Citing regulatory uncertainty the non-traded REIT says it will “sit this one out.” Read More »
Whenever markets drop, clients start clamoring to hold gold in their IRAs. Here’s what to tell them. Read More »
Even among advisors who support the concept of socially responsible investing, agreeing on what that term entails exactly is tough. Read More »
There’s a surge of interest in learning more about the complexities of alternative investments. Don’t be left behind. Read More »
Advisors have been curious about this relatively new fund category. Here are the ones attracting the most assets. Read More »
Gold extended a rebound from the lowest level in six weeks after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s January meeting signaled many officials were inclined to keep interest rates near record lows for longer. Read More »
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