Alternative Investments

The global alternative investment space now sits at more than $9 trillion in global assets, and we’re just getting started. Roughly 40% of RIAs are using alternative investments. With the RIA space expanding and alternative investment demand rising among investors – a surge in data, news, and opinion will continue. This channel cuts through the noise to give you the most important actionable insight.

Top Story

DailyAlts Playbook: Hertz Goes Under, The Vaccine Gold Rush, and Just How Rich is Mark Zuckerberg

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK May 26, 2020 DailyAlts Playbook: Hertz Goes Under, The Vaccine Gold Rush, and Just How Rich is Mark Zuckerberg PRIME OVERVIEW Good morning, I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend, despite the ongoing circumstances. While efforts to reopen parts of the U.S. continued over the weekend, I wasn’t surprised to see pictures of places like Ocean City, Maryland pumped to the brim with tourists. I haven’t been to that town since June 2000 – which was my senior week – and I can still smell the suntan lotion billowing down the boardwalk. Over the weekend, people were practically crawling on top of one another to eat caramel popcorn, throw skeeballs into a clown’s mouth, and who knows what else – without a mask or any social distancing in place. Meanwhile, down in Florida, I went for a drive over the weekend and pulled into a handful of new neighborhoods under development to see if construction had continued. It’s going slowly. But open up Redfin in Naples and Estero, Florida, and you’ll see a lot of homes for sale. In my town, I had noticed more and more and more homes going up. I didn’t know…

Read more

Get Daily Updates

Subscribe to DailyAlts Today to get Alternative Investment news, insight, and commentary delivered straight to your inbox every day.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/57e7d1464e55af14ea898579ce203e7c1d22dfe05556774b732a7cd1_640.png
Starboard Value Takes 7.5% Stake in Cloud Storage Firm Box Inc.
September 4, 2019

The activist fund takes a stake in an underperforming cloud services firm. Starboard Value has purchased a 7.5% stake in the cloud storage company Box Inc. The activist hedge fund…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/55e1dd474d5ba414ea898579ce203e7c1d22dfe05556774b77297ddc_640.jpg
Revisiting the End of an Era at Blackstone Group
September 4, 2019

The departure of Bennett Goodman will reverberate across the company for years. The Bennett Goodman era comes to a close as the co-founder of GSO Capital Partners is stepping down….

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/People-on-the-Move-Jobs-.jpg
People on the Move: Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Close Brothers, and KKR
September 3, 2019

Marty Chavez Will Depart Goldman Sachs after 19 Years at the Wall Street Titan People on the Move for September 4, 2019 The big news today is the announcement that…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/California-Retirement.jpg
CalSTRs Bets Big on Private Equity in H1 2019
August 30, 2019

Blackstone receives a big sum from the nation’s second-largest public pension fund. CalSTRs is doubling down on private equity investments. The retirement pension fund manages $241.3 billion for teachers and…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/bridge-846080_1920-alphabet-infrastructure.jpg
Google parent Alphabet forays into ‘tech-enabled infrastructure’ with Ontario Teachers
August 30, 2019

Alphabet, its subsidiary Sidewalk Labs LLC, and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan join in setting up an infrastructure holding company The new firm, Sidewalk Infrastructure Partners (SIP), will invest in projects…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/investment-3247252_1920-alto-blackstone.jpg
Alto Receives Seed Funding from Family Office
August 29, 2019

Alto wrapped up a $5.4 million seed fund round led by led by Jefferson River Capital, the family office of Tony James, Executive Vice Chairman of Blackstone Also participating in…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/success-1093891_1920-preqin-market-top.jpg
Preqin Survey: Alternatives investors wary of ‘toppy’ markets
August 27, 2019

According to the Preqin Investor Update on Alternative Assets H2 2019, a rising number of investors believe that equity markets are at a top and likely to correct Preqin, the…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/bear-market-4159033_1920-yield-sp500.jpg
The 30-Year Bond Yield Falls Below the S&P 500 Dividend Yield
August 27, 2019

The last time that happened was at the depths of the financial crisis in 2008-2009 Treasury bond yields are plunging because investors are bidding up bond prices in a rush…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/New-York-City.jpg
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management to Open NYC Office
August 24, 2019

The new office will start with 10 employees and follow the blueprint of its London operations Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management (SMTAM) will open an office in Manhattan as soon…

https://dailyalts.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/MA-Deal-News.jpg
M&A Deal News – August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019

KKR looks to sell a recent purchase, MGM goes outside gaming, and BNP Paribas hopes it can boost its prime brokerage shop. M&A Deal News – August 23, 2019: M&A…

Scroll to Top