Real assets: The benefits of the blend


Michelle Butler

Senior Portfolio Specialist

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5 minute read

June 2022


Investor approaches to employing real assets within their portfolio will vary. Whether looking to invest in individual asset classes or a multi-strategy blend, portfolio specialist

Michelle Butler explains the three key historical benefits of a strategic allocation to real assets: outperformance during inflationary periods, diversification potential and attractive total returns.

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Michelle Butler, Senior Vice President, is a Real Assets Portfolio Specialist for Cohen & Steers, specializing in Global Listed Infrastructure, Midstream Energy, and Commodities.


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