Finding the Right Fit: How to Leverage Alternative Portfolio Structures

Finding the Right Fit: How to Leverage Alternative Portfolio Structures
Author: NICSA Over the last few years, market trends have shown investors increasing their allocations to non-correlated asset classes, Chris Shaw, Head of Alternatives, DST Systems, Inc.

Guest Blog | Asset Managment Industry Trends

Guest Blog | Asset Managment Industry Trends
This blog post is written by a guest contributor for the NICSA News blog. The rise of global ‘Megatrends’ I have been fortunate to work with great clients through interesting times in the Asset Management industry over the last 20 plus years; however, the change we are experiencing in the most recent of those years has been at a rate I don’t think anyone could have anticipated.

Liquid Alternatives | Not what I expected…

Liquid Alternatives | Not what I expected…

Miss out on NICSA's Liquid Alternatives Meeting held last month in Jersey City? Not to worry!

In this Boston Financial blog post, Phil Blake, East Coast Committee member and next generation mentee, discusses the main themes of the conference pertaining to liquid alternatives, and how his attendance at this NICSA event has given him a different outlook on this new investment vehicle.

Fearless Forecast | What’s ahead for the fund industry in 2014?

Fearless Forecast | What’s ahead for the fund industry in 2014?
Two well-known industry experts offered their “fearless forecast” in a recent webinar.  Lee Kowarski, partner at kasina, and Avi Nachmany, director of research at Strategic Insight, discussed the industry trends most likely to endure in 2014.

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