Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services, the firm’s clients include corporations, governments, institutions and individuals.
Alternative beta solutions look to access the systematic (beta) portion of returns for different Hedge Fund styles efficiently and without the shortcomings typically associated with direct investing through hedge fund managers (i.e. limited liquidity, low transparency). Hedge Fund investments are attractive as they can help provide diversification, uncorrelated returns to traditional investments and can help improve the overall risk-adjusted performance of a portfolio.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts the Morgan Stanley Alternative Beta Systematic Volatility Index. Some of the data items available include:
- Initial Proportional Amount
- Bloomberg Ticker
- Date of Portfolio
- Expiration Date
- Market Value
- Net Asset Value