Alternative investments differ from the conventional investment types, such as stocks, bonds and cash.

Many alternative investment assets are held by institutional investors or accredited, high-net-worth individuals because of the complex natures and limited regulations of the investments.

Alternative Investments High in Demand

At SKN our advisors are increasingly applying various Alternative Investments to diversify our clients portfolios. We started learning the importance of alternatives during the 2008 financial crisis, when many client assets suffered sharp declines in value.

 

We currently follow various pure-play water funds available for investing. Investment options are normally divided between infrastructure and “water rights”. Many of the funds we are working with focus on the building of plants to efficiently processing potable water.

Investing in already established car parks at many of the worlds busiest airports makes good financial sense for investors globally. Airport car parking has long been a highly coveted Investment. At SKN Securities we are proud to make this type of investing accessible to our investors with the options to invest in London, Dubai, New York and various other locations worldwide.

Over the last 5 years we have seen a sharp increase in co-working spaces. One way to invest into this trend is via a real estate investment trust, which allows both small and large investors to own real estate including commercial properties.