Five alternative investments for 5% plus yields
Investors’ insatiable appetite for income has pushed many innovative income funds to lofty premiums, but a host of opportunities remain. Jennifer Hill outlines five routes to pocket inflation-beating income.
Investors are on the hunt for alternative sources of income, given the high valuations of many equity markets and poor value in bonds.
‘We’ve been looking at other investments for income – to break the correlation with equity-based assets and avoid bonds, which offer such atrocious value,’ says Philip Milton, founder of Devon-based wealth manager Philip J Milton.
Specialist sources of income have little correlation with traditional investments… read more here