With public equity markets trading close to all-time highs and low yields available from bonds, interest in private assets like infrastructure and private equity has risen.
Claire Smith, Alternatives Director at Schroders, discusses the risks and rewards of investing in UK infrastructure as the industry faces potential disruption from renationalisation, regulatory reforms and Brexit.
With economic growth beginning to cool and the global policy backdrop starting to normalise, traditional asset classes face a number of challenges. In this series of articles, we discuss how the right alternatives strategy can help.
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin get all the attention (and notoriety), but it is the underlying Blockchain technology that will revolutionise global business. In our view, it has the potential to be as significant for industry in general as the internet was for society.