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Alternative investments are exotic assets that can diversify your portfolio — here are the five major kinds and everything you should know about them

Alternative investments are financial assets other than the traditional, publicly traded ones (stocks, bonds, and cash). The most common types of alternative investments include real estate, collectibles, commodities, private equity, and derivatives. Alternative investments offer portfolio diversification and a counterbalance to stocks, but they often are illiquid, unregulated, and not […]
Alternative investments are exotic assets that can diversify your portfolio — here are the five major kinds and everything you should know about them