Private Credit Preferred Strategy of Wealth Managers – Mercers Survey


By Hedge Fund Insight staff A survey was conducted by CAIS and Mercer at a recent conference* tailored to independent financial advisors on the West Coast. “We are increasingly seeing advisors target a three-dimensional portfolio that more closely resembles a 50/30/20 model across stocks, bonds, and alts,” said Matt Brown, Founder and CEO of CAIS. “These findings would seem to […] Read more »

Life Settlements Set For Strongest Year Ever Says MPG

By Hedge Fund Insight staff   Life settlements are set to see their best year ever as an asset class in 2021, according to Managing Partners Group (MPG), the international asset management group. Life settlements are US-issued life insurance policies that have been sold by the original owner at a discount to their future maturity value […] Read more »

Hedge Funds and other Non-Bank Lenders Woo Small and Mid-Sized Companies

By Hedge Fund Insight staff   Hedge fund firms and other alternative asset managers are playing an increasingly important role in financing the economy, according to a paper published by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) this year. The paper says that private debt funds such as hedge funds now manage around $440 billion in […] Read more »