Jul 13, 2020

When it came to assessing the types of organisations that will drive demand for alternatives in future, the results were less evenly dispersed

Jul 13, 2020

Next, we asked to what extent the introduction of international regulation has prompted, or is prompting, the alternatives industry to restructure (fig 9).

Jul 10, 2020

alternativesAlternative niche investments such as rare coins and art have been gaining traction in online searches in the UK amidst the ongoing uncertainty, research claims. 

Jul 01, 2020

hedge_funds_volatilityHedge fund launches slowed to a near-record low in the first quarter of this year, outpaced by liquidations which reached their highest level since 2015, new data shows.

Jun 29, 2020

Grønttorvet_Copenhagen_development_real_estate_InvescoInvesco’s real estate arm has invested in a residential project in Denmark on behalf of an unnamed Danish entity for an undisclosed sum – it is its third such acquisition in the last ten months.

Jun 29, 2020

assets_alternatives_real_assetsAssets under management (AUM) should manage to grow by about 2.5% over the next year led mainly by real assets and infrastructure, a global survey of financial professionals suggests.

Jun 17, 2020

global_markets_coronavirusThe highest number of managers since 1998 believe that the stock market is “overvalued”, as cash levels are collapsing and growth expectations jump, according to the latest Bank of America Merill Lynch fund manager survey.

Jun 10, 2020

Alternatives-future-directionsChanges in international regulation and market volatility are posing serious questions for alternative fund managers, but fund domiciles that can provide reassurance around key issues such as substance, distribution and transparency will be well placed to respond to the needs of managers.

May 26, 2020

multi_asset2The UK’s largest investment managers are shunning traditional asset classes in favour of alternatives, multi-asset and ESG when prioritising new product launches for 2020, according to a survey.

Apr 16, 2020

Teresa_ParkerTeresa Parker, Northern Trust’s European chief, talks to Mark Latham about the relentless drive of technology, the rise of alternatives, Brexit and the coronavirus.