Institutional Investors Plan To Increase Alternative Assets In 2017: Survey

Author:Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Profession:Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

A Context Summits survey of more than 200 institutional investors and family office executives found nearly 75% plan to increase their allocations to alternative assets in the year ahead. More than half said they view the alternative asset management industry positively, with 36% taking a neutral stance. A majority - 59% - prefer to invest with emerging managers rather than established managers, indicating a willingness to seek new ideas and strategies. Although investors identified regulatory and political uncertainty and volatility in global...

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