What Advisors Should Know About Alternatives with Douglas Blake

Douglas Blake is the managing director of investment solutions at Kingswood U.S., An SEC-registered RIA and a FINRA-licensed broker/dealer that offers comprehensive wealth management and business-building services designed specifically for the independent financial advisor.

In this episode of Power Your Advice, Doug and Doug talk about one of the hottest asset classes around: alternatives. 

  • The basics of alternative investments – what they are & why people are crazy about them right now
  • Why they are an important resource for advisors to use in client portfolios
  • How Doug discovers and vets companies to put on the Kingswood platform, and how he monitors and manages the companies they work with
  • How advisors can equip themselves to deal with the onslaught of alternatives coming their way
  • What Doug sees coming in the alternative space

Resources: Kingswood U.S.

Related: Making Alternative Investments as Easy to Own as Mutual Funds with Mat Dellorso