APRIL 2014

Athena’s Lisette Cooper Discusses the Economy on CNBC

Athena Capital Advisors’ Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Dr. Lisette Cooper, appeared on CNBC on April 29, 2014, to discuss the U.S. economic recovery as well as opportunities available in emerging markets.

“We’re still investing right now but it’s not the one-trick-pony – invest only in U.S. equities. You really have to place some bets across the global markets,” Cooper said, adding that Athena favors active management when investing in emerging markets.

Watch the full interview here.

Athena invests in a full range of alternative asset strategies in addition to public equities and fixed income to craft diversified global portfolios for clients. Investments in private equity and hedge funds, as well as real assets and other alternative categories, deliver added diversification and access to uncorrelated sources of return.