OAK BROOK, Ill., Sept. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Trust Company and iCapital Network are co-hosting an educational webinar on Tuesday, September 20 at 3 p.m. CT/ 4 p.m. ET on how alternative assets can help provide long-term diversification for clients' portfolios. While certain alternative assets were previously only available for institutional investors, technology has democratized the process and opened access for a much wider range of advisors and their high-net-worth clients.
Millennium Trust Company's Director of Alternative Custody Services, Meg Zwick, and iCapital Network's SVP of Distribution, Dan Cronin, will co-host the webinar to educate advisors on how:
- Investment platforms are broadening access to alternative assets
- Private equity and hedge funds may help provide long term diversification
- The use of new technology can streamline processes for investing in alternatives
"Advisors are looking to use alternatives to help diversify portfolios, but often don't know where to start the process," said Meg Zwick, Director of Alternative Custody Services at Millennium Trust Company. "This webinar will help educate advisors on how hedge funds and private equity can complement traditional assets and how they can explore options through iCapital's technology solution."
To register for the webinar and for additional information, visit http://www.mtrustcompany.com/webinars/how-alternatives-provide-long-term-diversification.
iCapital Network is one of 13 platforms on the Millennium Alternative Investment Network™ (MAIN™. MAIN is a centralized online service that simplifies the custody process of alternative investments for individual investors and advisors, and provides access to an expanding network of online investment platforms offering a range of alternative investment options. To learn more about MAIN, visit https://www.mtrustcompany.com/main.
About Millennium Trust Company
Millennium Trust Company provides innovative custody solutions for IRA rollovers, alternative assets, and private funds. With $18.9 billion in assets under custody and more than 458,000 accounts under administration (as of 6/30/2016), Millennium Trust Company is a leader in providing custody services for both alternative and traditional assets. Millennium Trust performs the duties of a directed custodian. As such, it does not provide due diligence for third parties on prospective investments, platforms, sponsors or service providers and does not sell investments or provide investment, tax or legal advice. For more information about Millennium Trust Company visit: http://www.mtrustcompany.com
About iCapital Network
iCapital Network is a powerful financial technology platform that provides modular alternative investment solutions for registered investment advisors, broker-dealers, private banks, family offices and other sophisticated investors. The state-of-the-art online portal offers a curated selection of private equity funds and hedge funds, extensive due diligence support, a fully-automated subscription process and seamless integration with a wide range of custodian platforms and reporting packages. Visit www.icapitalnetwork.com for more information.
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SOURCE Millennium Trust Company