Alternative Investments

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Definition: Alternative Investments


Alternative Investments


Full Definition of Alternative Investments


Investments considered outside of the traditional asset classes of stocks, bonds and cash. Examples of alternative investments include real estate, commodities, options and financial derivatives. Alternative investments are often used by hedge funds.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Alternative Investments are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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