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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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US Blacklists Chinese AI Organizations Including Leading Startups
October 8, 2019

The US government punished China for its “repression” of Muslim minorities by blacklisting Chinese AI organizations and security bureaus. In rather sensitive timing just ahead of high-level trade discussions in…

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Private Equity Firm Highview Capital Acquires Gold Star Foods, Plans Merger
October 8, 2019

Highview Capital announced it has acquired Gold Star Foods, a specialized food distributor to K-12 child nutrition programs. After the deal closes, Gold Star will merge with an existing Highview…

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Coinbase CEO Lambasts US Attitude to Facebook’s Libra
October 8, 2019

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong assailed the US’ approach to Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency in the light of the threat from China’s stablecoin. “Now that China is looking into creating a stablecoin,…

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An ETF To Take Advantage Of “One Of The Largest Infrastructure Build-Outs In History”
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Brookfield Business Partners to Sell Big Stake in North American Palladium
October 8, 2019

Brookfield Business Partners announced a plan to sell its 81% interest in North American Palladium. The real state giant is selling the Canadian mining company and only global pure-play palladium…

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Is China Coin Rushing to Beat Libra Cryptocurrency?
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China Coin will try to beat Facebook’s Libra to the market. Chinese financial experts believe that Libra would have such an impact on the economy that they are pushing their…

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Martin Taylor and Hedge Fund Crake Asset Management Start Trading
October 8, 2019

Martin Taylor shut down Nevsky Capital three years ago. But he’s proven that top-performing managers – rare as they are – can stay away for too long. Taylor has returned…

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Inevitable That Central Banks Will Start Issuing Digital Currency: Fed’s Harker
October 8, 2019

A digital central bank currency could be in the works after the implementation of the new FedNow real-time payments system. America’s own digital central bank currency is all but ‘inevitable,’…

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Three Takeaways from the New KKR Consumer Report
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The report examines consumer behavior at this point in the economic cycle KKR has posted a new report titled The New Consumer. Paula Campbell Roberts, the Director of Global Macro…

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Park Square Capital: Private Credit Investors in Favor of ESG-positive Deals
October 8, 2019

Park Square Capital, a US$10 billion investor in private credit, is a signatory to the UNPRI. ESG in private credit deals is making steady progress as investors wise up to…

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