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Aon Hewitt Retirement and Investment Blog

Investing in Private Equity Funds of Funds versus the Public Markets

This post addresses the question of whether it benefits institutional investors to invest in private equity fund of funds versus public markets. 

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Real Estate Beta: Understanding the Power of Core

Real estate is an asset class that represents a significant percentage of the global capital markets, and its inclusion in a multi-asset class portfolio can help produce more efficient outcomes. This posts offers guidance on what real estate is, provides an overview of the unique characteristics of the asset class, outlines the benefits of the inclusion of core real estate, and demonstrates the potential impact going forward if included in a multi-asset class portfolio today.

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Are Hedge Funds Still Worth It?

Hedge funds are a perennial hot topic and recently lower returns have caused many to question their effectiveness as an investment in portfolios. This entry looks at why average hedge fund returns have been lower since the crisis and addresses the question of whether they are still a viable investment. We set out our core strategic views, as well as our current medium term views regarding the asset class.

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Are Hedge Funds Still Worth It?

Hedge funds are a perennial hot topic and recently lower returns have caused many to question their effectiveness as an investment in portfolios. This entry looks at why average hedge fund returns have been lower since the crisis and addresses the question of whether they are still a viable investment. We set out our core strategic views, as well as our current medium term views regarding the asset class.

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Are Hedge Funds Still Worth It?

Hedge funds are a perennial hot topic and recently lower returns have caused many to question their effectiveness as an investment in portfolios.  This entry looks at why average hedge fund returns have been lower since the crisis and addresses the question of whether they are still a viable investment.  We set out our core strategic views, as well as our current medium term views regarding the asset class.

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Private Equity Fund Restructurings: A Complex Type of Secondary Transaction

One fairly new and complex transaction type, general partner fund restructuring, has become much more prevalent in the secondaries market in recent years. This piece provides a brief introduction to the strategy.

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The Private Rented Residential Sector as an Asset Class

A post around the emergence and growth of the Private Rented Residential Sector as an asset class in the UK and its suitability for pension scheme investors. 

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Buying a Unicorn on the Cheap

This post compares and contrasts early-stage and later-stage venture capital investors.

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Daily Valued Private Real Estate Funds for DC Plans

This post makes the case for the inclusion of private real estate in DC Plans through new and improved daily valued private real estate funds.

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Private Equity Secondary Marketplace: Is it a Good Time to Sell?

This post discusses current opportunities in the private equity secondary market.

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