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Lawrence Calcano, iCapital Network
From Asset Allocation / Alternatives March 3, 2017

Fintech on Friday: Using online platforms to unlock alternative investments

By lowering investment thresholds, fintech start-up iCapital Network provides HNWIs access to hedge funds and private equity 

Bryon Lake, Invesco
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management February 21, 2017

Wealth managers take small steps towards smart beta

The use of ETFs following smart beta strategies is clearly on the rise, but a number of wealth managers remain sceptical as to just how suitable they are for private client portfolios

Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management January 11, 2017

Financial crisis turning point in investment approach

Conventional investing, which failed in 2008 and its aftermath, has been replaced by the rise of passive vehicles and multi-asset strategies

John Malloy, RWC
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management December 20, 2016

Is now is the time to be overweight emerging and frontier markets?

PWM's Yuri Bender speaks to John M. Malloy, RWC Emerging Markets Portfolio Manager, on the impact of Donald Trump and the outlook for developing economies

Patrick Ghali, Sussex Partners
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management December 20, 2016

Hedge funds miss out on appetite for alternatives

Yield-starved investors are increasingly looking beyond traditional asset classes towards alternatives. Hedge funds are benefitting from this trend, but have some way to go to convince a sceptical audience of their worth 

Didier Duret, ABN Amro
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management December 14, 2016

Trump win casts shadow over emerging markets’ prospects

President-elect Donald Trump’s protectionist policies have rattled investors in emerging markets, but fundamentals in many countries remain sound and the recent volatility could present a buying opportunity

Emmanuel Lumineau, Brickvest
From Asset Allocation / Alternatives December 2, 2016

Crowdfunding comes to the property sector

The BrickVest platform is one of the first to use technology to democratise the real estate market, opening up what were once institutional-only assets to a wider audience

Mads Pedersen, UBS Wealth Management
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management November 10, 2016

US election fallout: where do the investment opportunities lie?

Many investment professionals are surprisingly upbeat on the impact the upcoming Trump presidency will have on markets, sensing buying opportunities amid the uncertainty

Trump wins
From Asset Allocation / Portfolio Management November 10, 2016

Financial world braces itself for period of uncertainty following Trump victory

Investors must be aware of heightened political risks following Donald Trump’s win in the US election, including keeping an eye on developments in Europe

Gemma Godfrey, Moola
From Asset Allocation / ETFs November 4, 2016

Customer experience must be central to banks’ online offerings

The digital revolution has created new, higher standards that customers now expect as the norm in all areas of their lives. But in too many cases the investment industry is struggling to match expectations

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From PWM Research March 20, 2017

Allocators sense opportunities in Europe and Japan

Respondents to PWM’s global asset tracker survey predict high growth in European, global and Japanese equities

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