Using Alternative and Non-Traditional Investments to Allocate Your Assets in an Uncertain World


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Using Alternative and Non-Traditional Investments to Allocate Your Assets in an Uncertain World

by Bob Froehlich (Author)



ISBN: 9780470944998


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Why alternative and non-traditional investments are no longer just for the wealthy There was a time when asset allocation was simply about diversification. Today, asset allocation is about both preserving wealth and growing returns regardless of market conditions. They're also a must-have for investors large and small.

ANTs describes why to incorporate alternative and non-traditional investments into portfolios and details how to easily do it.


ISBN 470944994
ISBN13 9780470944998
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Format Hardback
Publication date 05/04/2011
Pages 222
Weight (grammes) 366
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 222
Width (mm) 145


The Butterfly Effect.

In This Book.

It's the Little Things.

Chapter 1 The 90 Percent Factor: Why Asset Allocation Matters.

Part One ANTs Come in a Variety of Shapes and Sizes: Eight ANT Asset Classes.

Chapter 2 If You Build It, They Will Come: Investing in Commodities.

Chapter 3 Money Makes the World Go Round: How to Trade Currencies.

Chapter 4 Get Real: Investing in Real Estate.

Chapter 5 The Bridge to Everywhere: Investing in Infrastructure.

Chapter 6 Follow the Bouncing Ball: Using Interest Rate Hedge to Offset Monetary Policy Risk.

Chapter 7 Up, Up, and Away: Using Inflation Hedge to Protect Your Portfolio.

Chapter 8


t a Dirty Word: Using Derivatives to Reduce Risk.

Chapter 9 Garage Sale Anyone? Investing in Collectibles.

Part Two Advice for ANTs.

Chapter 10 ANTs Go Marching Two by Two: Hiring a Financial Adviser.

Chapter 11 The Axis of Evil: Avoiding the Three Most Common Mistakes.

Chapter 12 ANT Attack: Developing Your ANTs Portfolio.

Appendix ANTSpeak: A Unique Glossary of Alternative and Non-Traditional Investment Terms (Opinions Included).


About the Author.

Other Investment Books by Dr. Bob Froehlich.

How to Follow Dr. Bob: Weekly Market Commentary.