Northern Trust discovered in a survey of family offices overseeing more than $200 billion in assets that a majority saw the most opportunity in private equity allocations.
Private equity was preferred over real estate and hedge funds, according to Northern Trust’s Global Family Office’s 2020 Benchmarking Report.
Northern Trust’s Global Family Office group was set up in 1982 and serves more than 450 families in more than 30 countries. The average client size is roughly $900 million.
In the group’s latest survey, nearly all (98%) participants have an allocation . . .
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