"Alternatives are full of nasties", Jupiter fund manager Amanda Sillars has warned advisers, saying she avoids "exotic" assets as they tended to be illiquid and use excessive gearing.
Speaking at the London leg of the 2018 Multi-Manager Forum, Sillars (pictured) said she largely steers clear of alternative assets with those sorts of qualities for the Jupiter Merlin Portfolios. That...
Advisers have taken to multi asset investments and the 2019 Fidelity/Professional Adviser survey explains why, says Aamina Zarfar.
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PARTNER INSIGHT: Many investors know that it rarely makes sense to have all their 'eggs in one basket.' That is why some investors choose to diversify. Jaime Arguello, chief investment officer of multi-manager Architas, explains why
PARTNER INSIGHT: The rise in demand for multi-asset investing is largely driven by the need for a simple one-stop solution for investors, says Frank Potaczek, head of UK proposition at Architas
Partner Insight: As monetary policy begins to diverge, Michael Costa, assistant portfolio manager at Fidelity International, explains why having a proper allocation to alternative assets is becoming more important
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