Alternatives Options Will Get More Complex in 2024

For asset managers and financial advisors trying to bring alternative investment options to the retail channel, 2024 promises to be a year when the most viable players will set themselves apart in an increasingly crowded field. Next year might also mark a point when many alternative asset managers who have been trying to break into the retail distribution space will have to decide whether their efforts have been worthwhile without the brand recognition of someone like Blackstone or KKR. “Those firms have such an incredible lead because of their brand and their credibility and their expertise that they tend to be the default group that advisors would look to for higher earning, more sophisticated alternatives,” said T. Neil Bathon, founder and managing partner with FUSE Research Network.

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Article published on December 22, 2023