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Investment opportunities abound across all alternatives

In the current environment investors are looking to increase returns and reduce risk by focusing on assets that generate stable streams of income and benefit from the rising volatility, according to a JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) report on alternatives.

$1bn hedge fund club continues to dominate industry as investors

As hedge fund performance picked up in 2017, net inflows rose to $3. 61tn assets under management (AUM) by the end of March 2018. Assets managed by firms with at least $1bn in AUM surged over the past year, according to Preqin data.

Portfolios adapting to evolving market conditions says JP Morgan research

Endowments and foundations (E&Fs) are reassessing their portfolios to adapt to changing market conditions and protect long-term returns, according to research from JP Morgan Asset Management.

Maritime assets are increasingly attracting interest from institutional investors searching for returns

Investors are finding new opportunities in old, yet often unexplored, sectors of the global economy. Many are looking at unique and mature markets that have been less visible in recent times.

Endowments and foundations continue to favour alternatives for higher perform over the long term

Endowments and foundations (E&Fs) are increasingly looking to alternatives for long-term returns, according to research by JP Morgan Asset Management.

Investing in alternatives is solution for insurers during low yield environment

As bond yields remain at record lows, more insurance companies are considering how to change their investment allocations to improve general account returns.

Endowments and foundations increase allocations to private equity

The appetite for private equity among endowments and foundations is increasing, writes Kris Jonsson, head of the endowments and foundations group in JP Morgan Asset Management for Europe.

Investcorp strengthens liquid alternative capabilities

Rebecca Hellerstein has joined Investcorp's hedge funds business as a managing director in a newly created role as a cross asset strategist.