Handbook of Alternative Assets
Edition: 2nd 2006 (Revised)
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Description: A comprehensive guide examining how alternative asset classes can be incorporated into a diversified portfolio Written by financial expert Mark J. P. Anson, this fully updated and revised Second Edition of the Handbook of Alternative Assets examines the five major classes of alternative assets-hedge funds, private equity, commodity futures, managed futures, and credit derivatives-and outlines strategies for utilizing these assets to create a diversified portfolio. It also recommends complementary matches between alternative assets and various investment goals. This comprehensive handbook merges data and strategies, scattered in numerous volumes, into one handy reference guide for the serious investor. Mark J. P. Anson, PhD, CFA (Granite Bay, CA) is CEO of Hermes Pension Management Ltd. in London, which has over ?60 billion in assets under management. He is the former CIO of CalPERS, where he oversaw the growth of assets from $127 billion to $201 billion. He has more than 20 years of investment management experience in the private sector and is a former portfolio manager at Oppenheimer Funds, Inc.
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List price: $90.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/1/2006
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 2.00" tall
|What is an alternative asset class?|
|Why alternative assets are important : beta drivers and alpha drivers|
|Introduction to hedge funds|
|Establishing a hedge fund investment program|
|Due diligence for hedge fund managers|
|Risk management part I : hedge fund return distributions|
|Risk management part II : additional hedge fund risks|
|Regulation of hedge funds|
|Hedge fund benchmarks and asset allocation|
|Hedge fund incentive fees and the "free option"|
|Top ten hedge fund quotes|
|Introduction to commodities|
|Investing in commodity futures|
|Commodity futures in a portfolio context|
|Introduction to venture capital|
|Introduction to leveraged buyouts|
|Debt as private equity part I : mezzanine debt|
|Debt as private equity part II : distressed debt|
|The economics of private equity|
|Performance measurement for private equity|
|Trends in private equity|
|Introduction to credit derivatives|
|Collateralized debt obligations|
|Collateralized fund obligations : intersection of credit derivative market and hedge fund world|
|Corporate governance as an alternative investment strategy|