Alternative Investments a Big Unknown Getting Big Attention

Lee, Shelley A.
January 2006
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p46
Academic Journal
This article discusses various alternative investments offered by financial planning companies in the U.S. in 2006. Alternative investments may appear as commodities, real estate, private equity and as stated above the hedge funds. According to the several financial experts, the increasing interest of investors in hedge funds was observed in the 1990s. In this regard, it is projected that there would come a time that the minimum investments in hedge funds will drop to $2,500.


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