Alternatives

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Markets

18SEP 2018

A quick guide to liquid alternatives: diversified multi-strategy funds

With economic growth beginning to cool and the global policy backdrop starting to normalise, traditional asset classes face a number of challenges. In this series of articles, we discuss how the right alternatives strategy can help.

Thought Leadership

16FEB 2018

2017

DECEMBER

13DEC 2017

Markets

Outlook 2018: Gold

We see the gold market as broadly overlooked and offering great value as a portfolio hedge at current levels.

SEPTEMBER

12SEP 2017

Markets

Bitcoin's bite: why central banks should clamp down on cryptocurrencies

The penny drops for central banks on cryptocurrencies.

04SEP 2017

Markets

Chart attack: Seven market snapshots from August

Solar, bitcoin, tech and tea all feature among the seven charts that caught our eye last month.

AUGUST

30AUG 2017

Markets

The future of shopping malls and what it means for property investors

The decline of malls in the US has caused concern among real estate investors. Our Global Cities blog looks at what it might mean for shopping centres in the UK and Europe

JULY

27JUL 2017

Markets

Seven-year asset class forecast returns: 2017

Returns face further compression and investors seeking positive real returns would be advised to look at riskier assets: credit, equities and alternatives.

2016

DECEMBER

09DEC 2016

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60 seconds on the outlook for global cities in 2017

Hugo Machin explains the attraction of global cities in what is likely to be a volatile year ahead.