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Liquid Alternatives: RIP 60:40. Liquid Alts Solve the New Equation

Volatile equity markets and declining fixed income yields have turned the traditional 60:40 portfolio allocation between stocks and bonds on its head. According to one study, an investor would today need to allocate 83% to equity, 15% to real estate, and only 2% to bonds to earn a similar rate of return as a couple of decades ago. Unfortunately, such a high component of equity would push up the portfolio’s volatility and risk to unacceptable levels. Liquid alts can be the solution to this dilemma.

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Dominion Energy Transfers Stake in Cove Point to Brookfield Asset Management
October 21, 2019

Dominion Energy has entered an agreement with Brookfield Super-Core Infrastructure Partners. The latter is an infrastructure fund managed by Brookfield Asset Management (BAM).

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Fidelity Ramps Up Crypto Trading and Custody Business
October 21, 2019

Boston-based financial group Fidelity thinks there is a profitable business to be made out crypto custody services and trading. It may be a smart move because there is a crying…

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AllFunds Reaches New Partnership With BNP Paribas
October 21, 2019

AllFunds has announced a partnership with BNP Paribas. According to terms, BNP is taking a 2.5% stake in the world’s largest fund distribution network.

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Cars with Blockchain-Based IDs Will Become Wallets (Maybe Even Cryptos)
October 21, 2019

With a blockchain ID, your electric car could soon become a mobile wallet and pay for tolls, parking, and charging – no cash or cards needed. BMW, General Motors, Honda,…

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Bank of America Joins the Zero-Commission Wars
October 21, 2019

Bank of America has joined the chorus of brokerages to slash commissions to zero through its Merrill Edge Self-Directed platform. The company said Monday that it will expand its zero-dollar to…

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Deutsche Bank Adds ESG ETF through DWS
October 21, 2019

Deutsche Bank has bolstered its “responsible” investment offerings through its asset management arm, DWS. The money manager will provide exposure to emerging markets with an ETF tied to environmental, social…

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The Oldest Tea Company in the World is Going Hi-Tech with AI and Drones
October 21, 2019

Assam Company India Limited (ACIL) is using technology to improve traceability, productivity, and crop spraying safety at its tea gardens. Imagine this. You enjoy a cup of the legendary Assam…

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Libra May Change to Many Country-Specific Stablecoins
October 21, 2019

The Libra stablecoin, which is to be backed by a basket of fiat currencies, may change its model. David Marcus, Libra’s head, revealed this at a banking seminar. “We could…

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Tim Melvin: The Case for Private Equity Replication
October 20, 2019

Private equity replication represents a unique opportunity for investors to avoid the high costs of PE investment. Forbes Magazine recently ran a story about the high barriers to entry for…

Howard Marks: The Negative Interest Rates Memo
October 18, 2019

Howard Marks has released his latest memo. In the lengthy memo marked “Re: Mysterious,” he talks about the impact of negative interest rates. More importantly, he talks about how little…

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