BOSTON—While equities continue to dominate portfolios, asset allocation models are increasingly embracing alternatives and flexible mandates—“and these changing views on asset allocation are putting billions of assets in motion and creating opportunities for sales,” said Dennis Bowden, senior research analyst with Strategic Insight.

“The U.S. has seen a tremendous evolution of channels and changes in financial adviser and investor demands for new asset allocation models,” he said Monday at FundForum USA 2010.

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