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Unique Strategies - Part I

Tuesday, November 06, 2007
Broadly, alternative beta reflects exposure to risk premium in one of the alternative sectors..

A SQUARE :: 06Nov07 Unique Strategies - Part I
Category Exotic Betas
Author Sona Blessing
Typically the constituents of alternatives are private equity, infrastructure, real estate and hedge funds.
The notion that these activities are alternative is not new; however, the idea that they largely represent sources of new risk premia is new.
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