Hedge fund closures have outpaced launches over three years
With volatility returning to markets and inflation on the rise, can newer asset classes offer more protection for investor wealth?
Fund buyers have said they are increasingly turning towards more specialist funds as they seek alternative sources of yield and/or uncorrelated returns in anticipation of more rocky markets in 2018.
Tax-efficient investment commentators predict demand for venture capital trusts (VCTs) will be "huge" this tax year but warn fundraising levels could be hit by a lack of available capacity and other pressures from new rules.
Set to benefit should UK government debt fall
Where the growth is
Returns over 100%
Strong monthly performance
Equity exposure remains high
Cryptocurrencies fall into three groups
'No such thing as easy money'
Exposure rose to 23%
Liontrust's Mike Appleby takes a closer look at the best investment opportunities in the renewable energy market.
A new paper from DNV GL predicts AI and robotics are poised to play a major role in the global renewables market.
Four types of asset categories
Large rotation of assets
Comes amidst warnings on the sector
Bitcoin has risen over 900% this year
Do investors understand the crypto-currency?
Alternative risk premia strategy
Bitcoin searches in Google overtake gold
Double the size of holdings in existing AR fund