Alternative choices

Freeman, Peter
May 2013
Money (Australia Edition);May2013, Issue 156, p80
The article looks at less common ways to diversify investments. It cites main alternative investment options such as hedge funds, managed futures funds and private equity funds. It then highlights a study by research firm van Eyk which examined managed funds that use absolute return strategies, managed futures and global macro strategies. Adding alternative assets in a balanced portfolio is advised.


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