The Future Of Alternative Investments, With iCapital’s Steve Houston

New research from iCapital shows increased adoption of alternatives among financial advisors, but plenty of growth still lies ahead.

Steve Houston, managing director & head of enterprise solutions and investment solutions at iCapital, joins WealthChannel’s Andy Hagans to discuss where the alts industry is in 2023, and where it can go in the future.

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Episode Highlights

  • An overview of iCapital, a B2B leader in the world of alternative investments.
  • Discussion of iCapital’s proprietary research from a recent survey conducted among 400 U.S. registered financial advisors.
  • The primary benefit of investing in alternatives, including as cited by the advisors who were surveyed.
  • Two popular alternative asset classes that have been gaining steam this year.
  • A new tool being developed by iCapital which can help advisors to easily create alternative allocations within client portfolios.

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Today’s Guest: Steve Houston, iCapital

About The Alternative Investment Podcast

The Alternative Investment Podcast is a leading voice in the alternatives industry, covering private equity, private credit, venture capital, and real estate. Host Andy Hagans interviews asset managers, family offices, and industry thought leaders, as they discuss the most effective strategies to grow generational wealth.

Andy Hagans
Andy Hagans

Andy is a co-founder of WealthChannel, which provides education to help investors achieve financial independence and a worry-free retirement.

He also hosts "WealthChannel With Andy Hagans," a podcast featuring deep dive interviews with the world’s top investing experts, reaching thousands of monthly listeners.

Andy graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and resides in Michigan with his wife and five children.