Category: Your Investments

30 Sep 2015

Alternative Links: Getting Comfortable with Diversification

Yet if it’s diversification you are looking for, it’s worth spending some time getting comfortable with this asset class sooner than later. Back to the Futures? – (Think Advisor)   “The move will create three new employee-owned firms, each focused on a specific area: fixed income and relative value, emerging market credit and private equity.” […]

07 Oct 2015

Alternative Links: No Ordinary Joe

“Trend following investment strategies seek to invest in positive trending assets and avoid those with negative trends.” Is trend following market timing? – (NewFound Research)   Mr. Meehan’s tendency to hold far more bullish than bearish wagers in areas such as junk bonds also turned against him as markets viewed as risky began to sell […]

08 Oct 2015

What you Need to Know about Alternatives Event Recap:

As part our dedicated effort to raise awareness and educate the curious minded, we’re touring the country hosting events on what exactly someone should be looking for in an Alternative Investment. Phd Ben Hunt and author of Epsilon Theory was a great keynote, talking about current and future global factors that might shake up market volatility. […]

09 Oct 2015

Weekend Reads: Expectations

60/40 Return Expectations – (A Wealth of Common Sense) The Solo Financial Advisor Is Not Just Surviving, But Thriving, By Serving The Mass Affluent! – (Nerd’s Eye View) INFOGRAPHIC: ALTERNATIVES – (Proshares) High-quality bonds—The Rodney Dangerfield of investments – (Vanguard) Soybeans Rebound as U.S. Cuts Crop Estimate More Than Expected – (Bloomberg) Bears Could Return […]