May 9, 2024

Structured Product Solutions For Managing Capital And Risk

Structured notes are hybrid instruments that combine a bond component with an embedded derivative component, offering unique risk management and portfolio construction options.


February 9, 2024 | Chuck Jaffe

SCG’s Merrill on how derivatives mitigate risk and goose equity returns

Ian Merrill, president of SCG Asset Management — which runs The Alternative Strategies Income Fund, a continuously offered closed-end interval fund — says that investors can change the risk-reward picture in equities by using derivatives to reduce risk but also set up the potential for higher income.


January 23, 2024 | Smart Money Circle

$LTAFX CEO – The Power Of Compounding & Be Patient With Your Capital - Gregory Sachs, Founder SCG

Mr. Sachs has been on Wall Street for over 30 years, He founded & Sold Deerfield Capital Management LLC, which had $17B in AUM.


December 6, 2023 | Ed Hayes

ProShares Rounds Out Crypto ETF Lineup

Bethesda, Md.-based ProShares introduced its sixth cryptocurrency-linked ETF to fill out its suite of similarly styled products.


November 30, 2023 | Ryan Dezember

Dow Finishes November at 2023 High

U.S. stocks recorded their best month in more than a year, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbing Thursday to a 2023 high, while bonds posted their biggest monthly gain in years.


November 22, 2023 | Summer Wang

SCG AM pitches first US interval fund of structured products

The US interval fund invests in 31 autocallable notes on different single stocks that offer an average coupon of 24.3% pa, with a targeted AUM of US $1 billion.


November 9, 2023 | Natalie Lin

Investment Product & Service Launches

Franklin Templeton converts mutual fund into newly listed ETF; SCG Asset Management offers equity-linked note interval fund; Voyant introduces wellness solution.


November 8, 2023 | Susan Baretto

Nashville asset manager offers equity-linked note interval fund

An asset manager run by Deerfield Capital Management Founder Gregory Sachs has repurposed a REIT fund into a continuously offered, closed-end interval fund centered on structured notes.


November 8, 2023 | Joe Palmisano

SCG Introduces Equity-Linked Note Interval Fund

SCG Asset Management, a derivative-based asset manager based in Nashville, TN, has relaunched the Alternative Strategies Income Fund, a continuously offered, closed-end interval fund focused on equity-linked notes.


November 3, 2023 | Edward Hayes

SCG Relaunches An Interval Fund With A New Look

SCG Asset Management, an asset manager based in Nashville, Tenn., is relaunching a fund it took over last year, but is now using a new strategy for the product, one that creates a diversified portfolio of equity-linked structured notes and whose goal for its investors is to generate income.