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Rob Kane, CAIA

Rob Kane, CAIA, is a senior investment research analyst on the Investment Management and Research team at Commonwealth Financial Network®, member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser–independent broker/dealer. With the firm since July 2013, he facilitates our due diligence and research activities on mutual funds, separate account managers, ETFs, and fixed income securities. He has a bachelor's degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and holds FINRA Series 7, 63, and 66 securities registrations and the CAIA designation. His background in investments includes investment analysis and portfolio management. Rob's analysis experience has led him to a niche focus in alternative investments.

Recent Posts

Show Me the Money! Private Markets and Alternative Investments

December 6, 2019

Today’s post is brought to you by Rob Kane, a senior investment research analyst on Commonwealth’s Investment Management and Research team. Over to you, Rob!

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Should You Invest in Hedge Funds?

December 21, 2017

One of the questions we often get is whether people should invest in hedge funds. This question is more complicated than it seems. Today, Rob Kane will take a look at whether you can—or should—consider such investments. Commonwealth’s Research team provides this kind of expertise to advisors and clients, and I am happy to offer a sample of what we can do for an asset class that is so much in the news. Over to you, Rob.

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