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  • Why are people putting some or all of their pensions into Alternative Investments?

    Posted By : Daniel Kiernan on October 11th, 2011

    Location : Alternative Investments

    Why are people putting some or all of their pensions into Alternative Investments?

    With the global financial shocks of the last few years investors have looked for alternatives to the mainstream savings, investments and pension products that have, broadly, performed so badly. The ‘holy grail’ has been investments that will not only hold their value with greater certainty but also increase above the rate of inflation – requiring growth of 7.63% a year for higher rate tax payers at the moment.

    Alistair Burns of TM Alternative has this to say; ‘Many of the alternative investments offer investors an attractive package…