Survey of financial advisors indicates reversal of trend of advisors recommending use of alternatives

In WealthManagement.com's 2014 Advisor Benchmarking Trend Report, 70% of advisors recommend alternative investments for either many or a select few of their clients, which represents a decline from 2013 and several years of upward trends.  Further, the percentage of advisors reporting that they are unlikely to recommend alternatives increased from 17% to 24%. For more information about this section of the Trend Report, click here.