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With the FactSheets the BAI initiated a series, which is designed to provide brief information about Alternative Investments in general and their respective strategies and concepts. The FactSheets shall foster the understanding of the background of alternative strategies and concepts and communicate, how and why they are used. The benefits of investments are displayed as well as the related risks, which may occur. Moreover the players that are invested in the sector are mentioned. Frequently used technical terms will be explained descriptively. The following BAI FactSheetsare available at the moment:

FactSheet Corporate Private Debt (September 2018) - in English
FactSheet Hochfrequenzhandel (December 2016) - in German
FactSheet Managed Futures (October 2016) - in German
FactSheet Derivate/Strukturierte Produkte - in German
FactSheet Hedgefonds - in German
FactSheet Infrastrukturinvestments - in German
FactSheet Leerverkäufe/Short Selling - in German
FactSheet Private Equity - in German
FactSheet Rohstoffinvestments - in German
FactSheet Schattenbanken/Shadow Banking - in German