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Thematics joins Natixis family

Unlisted green funds attracting more investor interest in Europe

Alternative investment funds made up nearly 80 per cent of EU fund industry in 2017

Investors changing allocation preferences for alternatives

Investors are looking differently at hedge funds. Only 7 per cent plan increased allocations over the next three years, according to a survey of the global alternative fund industry by EY.

Social enterprise and alternative investment manager extend co-operation

Dallas-based hybrid social enterprise Good Returns and Inverdale Capital Management have launched Guarantee-Investment-Values Strategies (GIVS), which takes into account an impact weighting and provides guarantee capacity for impact lending programmes.

North America preferred destination for interest in unlisted infrastructure funds

The North American unlisted infrastructure industry had a stand-out 2017, according to Preqin data.

Active EFTs/ETPs end 2017 with record asset gains

Assets invested in active exchange traded funds (ETFs) and exchange traded products (ETPs) listed globally increased by 57.3 per cent in 2017 to reach $75.20bn of assets under management (AUM).

Investors prefer hedge funds delivering alpha while increasing allocations to ARP

Investor interest in strategies that can hedge against any sell-off in risk assets is growing, according to GAM Alternative Investment Strategies (AIS) investment committee’s 2018 hedge fund outlook.