Alternative Investments & Liquid Alternatives:
The Broad Set of Investments Beyond Public Securities

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Date Published: April 24, 2017
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The purpose of this research is to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of alternative investments, including hedge funds, venture capital & private equity, real estate, other financial alternative investments, & other non-financial alternative investments. This research also includes coverage of liquid alternative mutual funds & exchange traded funds (ETFs). This research is incorporated into Tiburon's broader coverage of investable assets.

This research states with a key driving factors chapter, including: 
  • Less Certain Traditional Securities Markets
  • Higher Correlations Between Traditional Investments

This research addresses the three historical phases of the alternative investments market, including: 

  • Early Phase
  • Middle Phase
  • Recent Phase

    This research defines five distinct markets segments, including:

    • Financial Alternative Investments
      • Hedge Funds
      • Venture Capital & Private Equity
      • Real Estate
      • Other Financial Alternative Investments
        • Old-Line Limited Partnerships
        • Stock Market & Individual Stock Options
        • Foreign Exchange & Currencies
        • Structured Debt
        • Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS)
        • Bank Loan Funds
        • Catastrophe Bonds
        • Stable Value & Principal Protected Funds
        • Structured Settlements
        • Commodity & Financial Futures
    • Liquid Alternatives
    • Non-Financial Alternative Investments
      • Precious Metals (Gold, Silver, Platinum)
      • Diamonds
      • Commodities & Other Managed Futures
      • Industrial Metals
      • Oil & Energy Properties
      • Coins & Stamps
      • Jewelry & Watches
      • Fine Art, Antiques, & Collectibles
      • Baseball Cards, Comic Books, & Beer Cans
      • Comic Books
      • Antique & Racing Cars
      • Wine Investments
      • Scotch
      • Marijuana & Other Drugs
      • Sports Teams

    This research ends with predictions for the alternative investments market, including: 

    • Steady Growth of Alternative Investments
    • Emergence of Venture Capital & Private Equity as Retail Product
    • More Formalization of Non-Financial Alternative Investments Businesses

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