Attain Alternatives Blog

16 May 2017

Michael Covel – Trend Following

We’re not sure if author Michael Covel has a tattoo across his back of a trend in a market like Sugar, but suffice to say the man loves him some trend following. We follow him on twitter @Covel and listen to his wonderful podcast from time to time – so when we saw the news that he had released a […]

11 May 2017

Managed Futures Rankings

What do you consider to be the most essential characteristic of an alternative investment? Non-correlation to stocks? Risk Control? Liquidity? To different investors, each of these attributes are prioritized differently. It’s what makes alternative investments so appealing and so confusing at the same time. Having all the research in the world doesn’t count for much […]