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Diversification, Correlation and Alternatives in a Scary Market

02/12/2016

When the stock market is volatile, bearish or otherwise scary, reallocating into safer investments might help you sleep at night, but it probably won’t help your portfolio grow as much as you would like. At a time like this, diversifying into alternative assets can be a smarter portfolio strategy than (or in addition to) seeking shelter.

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Financial Poise Announces ‘COMPLEX FINANCIAL LITIGATION 2016,’ a Four-part Webinar Series, Premiering February 17, 2pm CST Through Thomson Reuters/West LegalEdcenter

February 10, 2016

Financial Poise™ Webinars and West LegalEdcenter are pleased to announce the February 17th premiere of a new webinar series “COMPLEX FINANCIAL LITIGATION 2016,” designed to introduce attorneys and business owners to the most common types of business litigation...

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One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure

February 10, 2016

“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure”, so the adage goes. People whose parents threw away their childhood baseball card or comic book collections understand this all too well (great related article here & here and a great podcast here)...

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Diversification, Correlation and Alternatives in a Scary Market

February 10, 2016

When the stock market is volatile, bearish or otherwise scary, reallocating into safer investments might help you sleep at night, but it probably won’t help your portfolio grow as much as you would like...

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Superfoods!

February 09, 2016

A survey of a number of websites reveals these as some of the foods commonly touted as “superfoods”:  lentils, black beans, eggs, and tomatoes...

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Accredited Investor Markets Radio Episode 68 with Nick Veronis & Kunal Shah

February 05, 2016

In Episode 68, Accredited Investor Markets Radio speaks with Nick Veronis & Kunal Shah of iCapital Network about the landscape of private equity within the sphere of private investments, including net performance of PE- generally the better returns gained by the top quartile of fund managers...

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Financial Poise Announces ‘BUSINESS ADVICE – FROM START-UP TO SALE 2016,’ a Four-Part Webinar Series, Premiering Feb. 10 at 2pm CST Through West LegalEdcenter

February 05, 2016

Financial Poise Webinars and West LegalEdcenter are pleased to announce the February 10th premiere of a new webinar series “BUSINESS ADVICE – FROM START-UP TO SALE,” a four-part Webinar series, premiering February 10 at 2pm CST through West LegalEdcenter, designed to introduce attorneys and business owners to the critical areas required to turn an idea […]

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House Approves Fix for Accredited Investor Definition

February 03, 2016

In a 347-8 vote this week, the House of Representatives approved legislation that would expand the definition of an accredited investor and allow more individuals to buy unregistered securities...

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7 Things to Consider Carefully Before Making a Private Equity Investment

February 03, 2016

The vast majority of investors are familiar with one market: a liquid and public one where prices quickly reflect new data, almost everyone sees the same information, and news spreads rapidly across the global Internet...

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Don’t Hire Picasso to Paint Your Barn: Best Bargain Vacuum

February 02, 2016

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Getting a Cold? Get Over it Faster With These Tips

February 01, 2016

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DealIndex Partners With CNBC, Launches Four Crowdfunding Indices

January 28, 2016

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Alternative Assets Industry Grows to Record $7.4tn in 2015

January 28, 2016

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Appetite for Divestment Doubles in 2016

January 28, 2016

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 I want a hippopotamus for Christmas….

January 26, 2016

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