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Mortgages: An Alternative outside the Stock Market
Jeffrey Gundlach thinks that in today’s environment, investors will need to find alternatives outside the stock market if they want returns.
Letting Alternative Investments Hedge Your Returns against Deflation
An alternative investment is an investment in asset classes other than stocks, bonds, and cash that seeks to provide a hedge against various market risks.
Comparing Hedge Fund Fee Structures and ETF Fee Structures
Hedge funds are built to outperform an index by a wide margin, and those that do so are generally able to charge a 2% management fee…
Gross Notes Investors’ Shift to Less Risky Alternatives
Central bankers can only hope to stimulate the economy with lower and lower rates as long as there are takers for their low or negative yielding sovereign debt.
The many players in alternative asset management
Some players are present across the spectrum of alternative assets, but most alternative asset managers are present only in a particular asset area.
The relative share of the alternative asset management space
Alternative assets account for about 10% of the total global asset management industry that’s valued at $63.9 trillion. Private equity contributes most.
Inside the Fed’s Balance Sheet (The Biggest in the World)
The Fed has started the rate normalization process only recently and has a long way to go before the rates come back to pre-Lehman-collapse levels.
What are alternative investments?
Alternative investments seek to provide a hedge against various market risks by following hedge fund-like strategies.