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Why Offer Alternative Investments

As the demand for broader diversification increases, hear why American Century Investments® has come together with Perella Weinberg Partners to offer high quality alternative products to our clients.

The Essentials of Alternative Investing

Some strategies that advisors and investors have used in the past to help prepare for market swings may not work today as the markets and clients' needs are evolving. So how can alternative investments help?

Watch this video to better understand the role that alternatives may play in your portfolio by potentially:

  • Helping manage volatility with a different source of risk and return
  • Lessening the impact of market swings as they tend to react differently than traditional stocks and bonds
  • Helping improve a portfolio’s diversification when they tend to react differently than stocks and bonds

Fact or Fiction: Uncovering the Reality of Alternatives

Alternatives can be complex

As the availability of alternative investments has become more widespread, the understanding of them has not. Through a comprehensive discussion with Cleo Chang, SVP, Head of Alternative Investments, she attempts to demystify alternative investing and tackles some the more challenging questions investors have about these products.

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The opinions expressed are those of American Century Investments (or the portfolio manager) and are no guarantee of the future performance of any American Century Investments' portfolio. This material has been prepared for educational purposes only. It is not intended to provide, and should not be relied upon for, investment, accounting, legal or tax advice.

Investment return and principal value of security investments will fluctuate. The value at the time of redemption may be more or less than the original cost. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Diversification does not assure a profit nor does it protect against loss of principal.

Source: Bloomberg Index Services Ltd

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