News and insight from Alternative Investments Observer.
The second issue of Morningstar's Alternative Investments Observer is ready--here are some highlights:
* Illuminating the Murky World of Hedge Fund Investing
How Morningstar's new transparency tool can help investors avoid hedge fund blowups.
* Quant Corner: One and a Quarter Centuries of Stock Market Drawdowns
Real stock market returns reveal the true frequency of "once-in-a-century" crashes.
* Morningstar Product Spotlight: Morningstar Direct
Showing the real price of drawdowns, to hedge fund investors and managers alike.
* Industry Trends: Alternative Mutual Funds
New mutual funds offer diversification options.
Download the latest issue here.
Nadia Papagiannis is the editor of Alternative Investments Observer.