MASTERCLASS: Liquid Alternatives - May 2019
Liquid alternative investments are funds that aim to provide investors with diversification as well as downside protection through alt investment strategies. The advantage is that they’re liquid and require lower minimum investments. In this Masterclass, 3 experts discuss Liquid Alternatives and how in a demanding investment environment, investors may be looking beyond the traditional investing and seek access in alternative investments. Kimberly Flynn, Managing Director of Alternative Investments at XA Investments Stan Sokolowski, Deputy Chief Investment Officer and Head of Portfolio Management at CIFC Asset Management Richard P. Talley, SVP of Business Development at UMB Fund Services
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In an uncertain world with geopolitical liabilities, ETF Securities’ Director — Head U.S. Product Operations Matt Collins, CFA examines why commodities are a natural hedge to reduce risk.
Explaining Liquid Alternative Funds
Liquid alternative funds: What are they and why would a liquid alt fund be included in a portfolio? Stacey Russello from Sirius Point Advisors, Inc. explains liquid alternative funds, why a portfolio manager would select them, and the characteristics and risks that should be considered. This video is a general explanation of the liquid alt space.