The DailyAlts Playbook

The DailyAlts Playbook is the ultimate insider newsletter for the alternative investment industry. Economist Garrett Baldwin covers the big headlines, the stories behind the scenes, and goes on the record with some of the top names in finance to get their take on major events affecting the global capital markets. The DailyAlts Playbook is an in-depth, daily read that drives discussion, entertains and raises your Alternative IQ.

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The DailyAlts Playbook – October 17, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK October 17, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks about a Brexit Deal, Questions about ESG and China, Elizabeth Warren’s unsurprising announcement on finances, and just how rich that 35-year-old next door is (hint: he owns three houses). PRIME OVERVIEW Good morning, Global markets were ripping higher on Thursday thanks to significant developments over the Brexit. The Dow gained triple-digits, and investors ditched concerns about recent weakness in the U.S. retail space. The news in Europe also offset statements by China this morning. Chinese officials have said that the U.S. must cancel new tariffs if it has any hope for reaching a trade deal. Now, let’s get started with the primary stories driving macro-sentiment this morning. BAILING OUT BORIS – The European Union and the United Kingdom have reached an agreement on a new deal for a Brexit. The news sent the Pound surging, while the U.S. dollar, gold, and other safe-haven assets saw an outflow of capital. Leaders finished the deal just-in-time for everyone to get their picture in the paper during summit talks in Brussels, Belgium. Of course, this is just a piece of paper for the moment. It remains unclear if Parliament approves the new…

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The DailyAlts Playbook – October 17, 2019
October 17, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK October 17, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks about a Brexit Deal, Questions about ESG and China, Elizabeth Warren’s unsurprising announcement on finances, and just how rich…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – October 4, 2019
October 4, 2019

Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks about the robot apocalypse on Wall Street, the Forbes 400, Zuckerberg’s billionaire statement, and LaVar Ball (sorry about that). The markets are in the red…

The DailyAlts Playbook – October 3, 2019
October 3, 2019

Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks Trump tariffs on the things we love, Libra’s woes, the ESG Gold Rush, and a special lunch with Bill Ackman. The Dow was flat on…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – October 2, 2019
October 2, 2019

Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks about Facebook’s brewing battle with Elizabeth Warren, another fresh round of Ponzi Schemes, and Elliott Management’s latest activist pressures. The markets are moving in reverse…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – October 1, 2019
October 1, 2019

Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks Trump’s approval rating, Tom Barrack’s dealmaking, and why the Pope is worried about robots.

The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 27, 2019
September 27, 2019

Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks WeWork’s private plane, Europe’s never-ending rate cuts, private equity increasing dominance, and Elizabeth Warren’s war against it.

The DailyAlts Playbook – September 26, 2019
September 26, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 26, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks topics like the wave of activist adventures, the (temporary) end of diversity on the ECB, and why Josh Brown…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 18, 2019
September 18, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 18, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks the Fed’s coming intervention, the worst SEC press release of all time, and Warren Buffett’s junk food blues. Good…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 17, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks Monday’s crude oil surge, what Blackstone is doing in Las Vegas, precious metal manipulation, and Hurricane Carl’s move to…

The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 6, 2019
September 6, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 6, 2019 The DailyAlts Playbook talks Chinese stimulus, Goldman’s purge of partners, and the Uber driver now leading a playoff-contending bullpen. Good morning, The markets were…