Articles by Brian Haskin

Brian Haskin

Brian Haskin is the Founder and Publisher of DailyAlts and is also the CEO of Alternative Strategy Partners. Brian has more than twenty years of leadership experience in the asset management industry, and brings his passion and acumen for alternative investments to the implementation and ongoing development of the DailyAlts.com platform and its content.

Exclusive Interview Tom Clarke of William Blair

Exclusive Q&A with Tom Clarke of William Blair – Part 1

In this exclusive interview with Tom Clarke, partner and co-portfolio manager of the William Blair Macro Allocation Fund, we discuss a range of topics including macro investing, risk management, and some of the key themes William Blair is seeing in the market today.

Litman Gregory Alternatives Fund

Why Litman Gregory Created a Liquid Alternatives Fund

When Ken Gregory first went looking for a liquid alternatives fund for his financial advisory clients, he had a checklist of items he wanted in a fund. When his search turned up empty, he decided to start his own fund.

Jason Steuerwalt Litman Gregory

Q&A With Jason Steuerwalt of Litman Gregory – Part 2

In this Q&A with Jason Steuerwalt, CFA, of Litman Gregory we discuss the firm’s risk management, manager selection and portfolio construction process.

Jason Steuerwalt Litman Gregory

Q&A With Jason Steuerwalt of Litman Gregory – Part 1

In this Q&A with Jason Steuerwalt, CFA, of Litman Gregory we discuss the firm’s multi-alternative mutual fund and their approach risk management, manager selection and portfolio construction.

American Century Long-Short Fund

American Century Creates New Long-Short Fund

American Century got a glimpse of the future and recently converted an existing equity fund to a long-short fund.

Smart Beta Institutional Investors

Institutions Have Appetite for Smart Beta Hedge Funds

A survey conducted by Citi revealed that a majority of institutional investors are planning to increase their allocations to risk premia investments over the coming years.

The Kerfoot Alternatives Update

The Kerfoot Alternatives Update

Matthew Kerfoot of Dechert LLP provides an update on the most current news related to the alternative investment industry.

October Hedge Fund Performance

Hedge Fund Flows and Performance Negative in October

Citi released its report on hedge fund activity for October highlighting flows, performance, leverage and short activity over the month.

What’s Brexit, US Elections and Central Bank Policy Got to Do With It?

How are geopolitical hotspots, such as Brexit, the U.S. elections and central bank policy impacting the markets? Tina Turner’s hit song may give us a clue.

AlphaCore Takes Over 5-Star Liquid Alts Fund

AlphaCore Takes Over 5-Star Liquid Alts Fund

Dick Pfister, founder of AlphaCore Capital, is busy bringing a new asset management model to the high net worth and financial advisory market.