Making the Case for Hedge Funds: Why They Still Matter   Author:    
Hedge funds simply aren’t given enough credit for what they’re intended to do: generate profits while controlling certain aspects of risk
How You Can Make a Business Out of Binary Options   Author: Greg Watson   
Binary Options are now some of the most popular trading instruments online alongside Forex. This derivative instrument has grown so much over the last two years thanks to increasing legalization and acceptance by various financial regulatory authorities across the world.
What Does the Future Hold for the Crowdfunding Industry?   Author:    
When the JOBS Act was enacted in 2012, a whole new world of investing began to take shape. This evolution has led to a growing popularity in the use of private markets, via so-called alternative platforms.
Could Mortgage Rates Go Lower?   Author: Peter Miller   
Interest rates are set to rise in September, at least according to a number of headlines and Internet commentaries, but maybe – just maybe – it might be worthwhile to step back and consider a different possibility. What if mortgage rates stay pretty much where they are or even fall?
Redefining ‘Scalable’: Helping Mission-Driven Investors Hit the Right Target   Author: Benjamin Geyerhahn   
To really get the most out of each investment, mission-driven investors need to redefine their idea of scalability when searching for worthy companies.
5 Non-Traditional Ways To Fund That Investment Opportunity   Author: Goran Bosnic   
We’ve put together a list of 5 non-traditional ways investors can access cash.
Term vs Whole Life Insurance: The Essential Guide To Picking The Best Life Insurance Policy    Author: David Lewis   
An in-depth, and extremely detailed, comparison of term versus whole life insurance.
Explore the Value of Trust Deed Investing   Author: Gemma Hunt, Preferred Trust Company   
Trust deed investments, which match reliable real estate borrowers with investors seeking capital preservation in collateralized turn-key real estate, allow you to go beyond stocks and bonds and diversify your investments, a key element of all sound investment strategies.
Common Misconceptions Surrounding Alternative Investments    Author: Sang Lee   
Alternative investments are on the rise. The global assets under management of alternative investments has risen by 119% over the last eight years, to $8.1 trillion in 2013, according to McKinsey & Company.
Maturing Commercial Loans – Opportunity for P2P Lenders?   Author: , Realty Mogul   
A significant portion of outstanding commercial and multifamily mortgages held by non-bank lenders and investors are set to mature in 2015, a prospect that is of concern to many industry observers.

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The investment opportunities available to individual investors are typically limited by their network and knowledge. NuWire’s goal is to introduce investors to a broad range of alternative investments, domestically and globally, so they can be educated about all the investment opportunities available outside of the traditional stock market.