Most people feel that investing is important but is not necessarily their area of expertise. This is why many people choose to have their accounts managed by investment managers. This way, people can be reassured that their hard earned dollars are working to their benefit.
Equities is another term for stocks. When stocks are purchased, it allows the investor to own part of that specific company, providing equity in the company.
Public and Private REITS usually provided through institutional wealth managers.
A method of investing where real return rates or income is received at predictable levels and on regular intervals. These vehicles are not guaranteed -interest and other fixed-income payments rely on the financial strength of the issuing company.