Sameer Jain

Active Allocator Inc.

Managing Partner

NJ 07310

United States

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

77 Massachusetts Avenue

50 Memorial Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

Harvard University

1875 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

27

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.
Downloads 679 ( 29,770)

Alpha Characteristics of Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 506 (43,368)

Abstract:

Hedge Funds, alpha,market timing, security selection

Alpha Characteristics of Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain, Andrew Yongvanich and Xinfeng Zhou
Active Allocator Inc., UBS AG and CFA Institute
Downloads 173 (142,590)

Abstract:

Hedge Funds, Alpha, Market Timing

2.

Investing in Distressed Debt

UBS Alternative Investments, June 15, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 590 (27,681)

Abstract:

3.

Private Equity Strategies

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 560 (30,670)

Abstract:

4.

What are Hedge Funds?

UBS Alternative Investments, 7 January 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 451 (45,811)

Abstract:

hedge funds, primer, investing

5.

Private Equity Portfolio Construction and Performance Measurement

UBS Alternative Investments, 3 January 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 414 (44,927)

Abstract:

Portfolio, Private Equity

6.

Important Hedge Fund Strategies

UBS Alternative Investments, 22 February 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 382 (58,590)

Abstract:

7.

What is Private Equity?

UBS Alternative Investments, 22 November 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 308 (72,842)

Abstract:

Private Equity, Primer

8.

Integrating Hedge Fund Strategies in Sovereign Wealth Portfolios

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 302 (72,842)

Abstract:

Hedge Funds, Sovereign Wealth Funds, SWF

9.

Inside the Black Box

UBS Alternative Investments, 25 January 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 292 (80,061)

Abstract:

Hedge Funds, Arbitrage

10.

Asset Characteristics of Hedge Funds

UBS Alternative Investments, 16 February 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 249 (97,082)

Abstract:

11.

Investing in Private Equity

UBS Alternative Investments, 1 December 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 241 (93,224)

Abstract:

12.

Implementing a Hedge Fund Portfolio

UBS Alternative Investments, 25 February 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 200 (103,801)

Abstract:

13.

Investing in Developed Country Private Infrastructure Funds

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 198 (108,920)

Abstract:

14.

Key Contractual Considerations in Private Equity Fund Placements

Citi Alternative Investments, July 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 177 (98,245)

Abstract:

Private Equity, Legal, Contractual Agreement

15.

An Introduction to Alternative Investments

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Mar 2014
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 140 (94,735)

Abstract:

Alternative Investments, Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Real Estate, Managed Futures, Liquid Alternatives

16.

The Case for Investing in Durable Income

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 122 (179,193)

Abstract:

Fixed Income, Alternative Assets, Retirement, Savings

17.

Alternative Investments Building Blocks: Illiquid Assets

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 114 (172,943)

Abstract:

illiquid, private equity, hedge funds, real estate

18.

Investing in Credit Series: Mezzanine Debt

UBS Alternative Investments, 28 June 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 101 (159,654)

Abstract:

Mezzanine, Debt, Credit

19.

Infrastructure Sector Market Review & 2010 Outlook

Citi Capital Advisors, May 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain and Spyro Stathonikos
Active Allocator Inc. and Citi Capital Advisors
Downloads 99 (215,732)

Abstract:

20.

Real Estate Investments: The Case for Asia

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Craig Thomas and Sameer Jain
Citi Property Investors and Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 96 (207,172)

Abstract:

Real Estate, Private Equity, India, China

21.

Investing in Private Equity – Capital Commitment Considerations

UBS Alternative Investments, September 6, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 74 (266,242)

Abstract:

private equity, commitment, J Curve, drawdown

22.

Investing in Non-Traded REITs

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 57 (257,938)

Abstract:

REITs, Real Estate, Non-Traded REIT

23.

AR Capital Real Estate Outlook – 2013

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 May 2013
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 29 (377,126)

Abstract:

real estate

24.

Alternative Investments - Energy

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Feb 2014
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 24 (373,316)

Abstract:

25.

2014 Mid Year Economic Outlook

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 12 (451,673)

Abstract:

economic commentary

26.

Compendium Alternative Investments Education Series

Number of pages: 153 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Sameer Jain
Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 0 (410,995)

Abstract:

private equity, hedge funds

27.

Due Diligence Framework for Direct Investing

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2016
Sameer Jain and Rishi Khettry
Active Allocator Inc. and Active Allocator Inc.
Downloads 0 (236,184)

Abstract:

due diligence, capital allocation, alternative investments, private equity