Alternative Investments:
The Broad Set of Investments Beyond Public Securities

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Date Published: June 14, 2016
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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 is incorporated into Tiburon's broader coverage of investable assets.

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:

    • 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
    • Other Non-Financial Alternative Investments
      • Precious Metals (Gold, Silver, Platinum)
      • Diamonds
      • Commodities & Other Managed Frutures
      • 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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