Archive for November, 2013

  • Alternative Investment News Round-up: Tuesday 26th November

    November 26th, 2013

    A weekly round-up of news in the alternative investment sector.

    Gold achieves returns of 3,500%

    Gold has delivered a return of 3,500% since 1970, according to a new report from the Centre of Economic and Business Research and CoinInvestDirect. The study reveals that the value of gold has enjoyed lots of ups and downs over the last three decades, peaking in the early 1980s before falling back down again.

    Since 2001, prices have climbed from $260 to $1,275, as demand from emerging economies (such as Brazil and Russia) keen to increase th…

  • Alternative Investment News Round-up: Tuesday 5th November

    November 5th, 2013

    A weekly round-up of news in the alternative investment sector.
    Alternative Investment Summit keynote speaker confirmed
    Nicola Horlick, Chairman of Rockpool Investments, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at the Alternative Investment Summit this month in London.

    The 2013 event takes place on Wednesday 27th November at Westminster Central Hall and will centre around a speech from Horlick, who will address investment professionals on how to advise and understand the emerging sector.

    Indeed, alternative investments are becoming inc…