As many would suggest, the writing is on the wall - add value or get out of the way. The indexing train is on the tracks and running full steam ahead, obliterating any high-fee, benchmark hugging active manager
The premise of positive returns in any market is an alluring proposition for risk adverse investors. These types of alternative strategies were once the realm of sophisticated hedge funds and institutional po
A survey conducted by Citi Prime Finance revealed that an overwhelming majority of institutional investors are planning to increase their allocations to risk premia and/or smart beta investments over the next t
There's clearly a never ending stream of news and activity related to alternative investments, and Matthew Kerfoot, a leading attorney in the sector, periodically sends around an update of industry activity.
Bonds have been your best buddy. They have been right there with you during the 1987 crash, the Enron fiasco, the 1990 recession, the Asian Currency Crisis, the Dot-Com Bubble, and the Financial Crisis. From Re
Citi released its report on hedge fund activity for October highlighting flows, performance, leverage and short activity over the month. In a change of direction from September, both flows and performance wer