Alternative investments : instruments, performance, benchmarks, and strategies / H. Kent Baker and Greg Filbeck, editors.
Contributor(s): Baker, H. Kent (Harold Kent) | Filbeck, Greg.Material type: BookSeries: Robert W. Kolb series in finance: Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118282588; 1118282582; 9781118285183; 1118285182; 9781118283349; 1118283341; 9781118656501; 1118656504; 1299314643; 9781299314641; 1118241126; 9781118241127.Subject(s): Investments | Asset allocation | Investment analysis | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Investments & Securities -- General | Asset allocation | Investment analysis | Investments | Asset allocationGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Alternative investments.DDC classification: 332.6 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Alternative investments : an overview / H. Kent Baker, Greg Filbeck -- The role of alternative investments in strategic asset allocation / Douglas Cumming, Lars Helge Haá, Denis Schweizer -- Trends in alternative investments / Erik Benrud -- Alternative investments and due diligence / Gekhan Afyonolu -- Answers to discussion questions -- Index.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
A comprehensive guide to alternative investments that reveals today's latest research and strategies Historically low interest rates and bear markets in world stock markets have generated intense interest in alternative investments. With returns in traditional investment vehicles relatively low, many professional investors view alternative investments as a means of meeting their return objectives. Alternative Investments: Instruments, Performance, Benchmarks, and Strategies, can put you in a better position to achieve this difficult goal. Part of the Robert W. Kolb Series in.