A Wide Variety of Potential Physical Investments

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Date Published: February 15, 2016
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The purpose of this research is to provide readers with an understanding of the wide range of other non-financial alternative investments such as precious metals (gold, silver, & platinum); diamonds; commodities & managed futures; industrial metals; oil & energy properties; coins & stamps; jewelry & watches; fine art, antiques, & collectibles; baseball cards & sports memorabilia; comic books; antique & racing cars; wine investments; scotch; marijuana & other drugs; and sports teams. The research addresses this wide range of investment options, their markets & distribution channels, and predictions for their future use. Each topic has an underlying Tiburon research document and this research seeks to summarize their key insights. Other Tiburon research topics address real estate & other financial alternative investments.

This research addresses the three historical phases of other non-financial alternative investments, including: 
  • Emergence Phase
  • Haphazard Phase
  • Maturation Phase

    This research defines fifteen distinct markets segments, including:

    • Precious Metals (Gold, Silver, & Platinum)
    • Diamonds
    • Commodities & Managed Futures
    • Industrial Metals
    • Oil & Energy Properties
    • Coins & Stamps
    • Jewelry & Watches
    • Fine Art, Antiques, & Collectibles
    • Baseball Cards & Sports Memorabilia
    • Comic Books
    • Antique & Racing Cars
    • Wine Investments
    • Scotch
    • Marijuana & Other Drugs
    • Sports Teams

This research outlines four key markets & distribution channels, including:

  • Direct Distribution
  • Financial Advisor Markets
  • Institutional Markets
  • International Markets

And this research makes several predictions for other non-financial alternative investments, including: 

  • Solid Market Growth
  • Maturation of the Industry

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