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Investment Executive: Focus on Products  |  01 October 2014

A hedge fund alternative

Savvy financial advisors know that a buoyant stock market doesn’t last forever and, consequently, maintain suitable risk profiles in their clients’ portfolios. The challenge today is that the traditional anchors of stability for portfolios – investment-grade bonds – offer paltry yields and have heightened interest rate risk.¬†Hedge funds, although no panacea, are an option because of their lower volatility and drawdown relative to stocks. Hedge funds, however, have drawbacks.¬†Read more >