If you want to buy real assets, you will have to be prepared to pay.
Pick your hedge funds on the basis of alpha, not just returns, says Commonfund research.
A pre-crisis level wave of assets hit fund managers in the
first half of the year.
Better performance has not lured investors back to macro strategies, and credit hedge funds are suffering too.
The Labor Party in Norway has called for the $880 billion Government Pension Fund—Global to up its governance game before moving into private equity and infrastructure.
equity markets and exit activity have resulted in a “positive momentum” in
private equity fundraising, Preqin has said.
skill are not synonymous, and what was once alpha can be acquired as beta,
according to Towers Watson.
facing “structural forces” will increasingly turn to alternatives for values “beyond
alpha,” McKinsey & Co. has said.
US public pension plan will pursue infrastructure opportunities with UBS across global markets in the next few years.
High yield and money market funds are out as investors look further afield for returns.