“Returning from the ocean hazards to the protection of a sheltered bay”  Shinnecock Inlet, Long Island, NY


Shinnecock Partners is a family office investment boutique, founded in 1988, specializing in alternative investments and fund of funds portfolios.  The firm’s principals have worked together for over 25 years.


Shinnecock combines deep domain knowledge, in-depth analysis and proprietary quantitative tools along with rigorous due diligence to produce the best risk-adjusted performance for our clients.


Shinnecock is supported by a talented staff and “blue chip” service providers:

Deloitte & Touche (audit and tax)

SS&C GlobeOp (fund administration)

Augentius (US) Inc. (fund administration)

Our Team

Articles & Research


“Investment Opportunities in Film Finance”
– Allison Chow, Joel Parrish, Alan Snyder, Christian Williams
September 1, 2016
“The Uberization of Finance: Investing in Non-Bank Banks”
– Alan Snyder, Joel Parrish, Christian Williams and Kevin Zvargulis
January 12, 2016

“An Artichoke Moment”
– Alan Snyder
January 19, 2017

“Fish Tacos and Alt Lending”
– Alan Snyder
October 6, 2016

“We are Not Retreating, We are Advancing in a Different Direction”
– Alan Snyder
September 29, 2016

– Alan Snyder
September 14, 2016

“Good Things Come in Small Packages”
– Alan Snyder
August 19, 2016

“Only Loss Teaches Us the Value of Things”
– Alan Snyder
July 12, 2016

“Poof! Alternative Lending Is Gone”
– Alan Snyder
June 22, 2016

“Life Settlements: Impact Investing with House Odds or Trafficking in Tragedy?”
– Alan Snyder
June 10, 2016

“Zebra Commentary”
– Alan Snyder
May 13, 2016

“Goldilocks, The Three Bears and Our Search for Yield”
– Alan Snyder
May 5, 2016

“We Owe You a Major Apology”
– Alan Snyder
April 29, 2016

“Get Sexy with Alternative Lending”
– Alan Snyder
April 7, 2016

“Should Investors Assume the Fetal Position by Going to Cash?”
– Alan Snyder
March 29, 2016

“Traditional Banks Join the Alt-Lending Fray”
– Alan Snyder
February 3, 2016

“Moody’s Analyzes Marketplace Lending”
– Alan Snyder
January 14, 2016

“Alternative Lending Risk Analysis”
– Alan Snyder
December 30, 2015

“Yield Scorecard”
– Alan Snyder
December 17, 2015

“Mirror, Mirror on the Wall”
– Alan Snyder
November 1, 2016

“Cryptocurrencies: Exploring the Application of Bitcoin as a New Payment Instrument”
– Sophia Bak, Jimmy Yang, Peter Shea and Neil Liu
May 11, 2015

“An Investor’s Guide to the Risk Versus Return Conundrum”
– Alan Snyder, Joel Parrish, Tuling Lam and Yunfei Zou
August 28, 2013

“Investing in Commodities and Futures – Can a Commodities Index Compete with Actively Managed Accounts?”
– Alan Snyder
Investment Advisor, January 1, 2011

“Behavioral Economics and Your Portfolio”
– Alan Snyder
Investment News, September 27, 2010

“Investing in Managed Futures”
– Alan Snyder
The Wall Street Transcript, June 28, 2010

“Investing in Commodities and Futures without Losing Your Pants or Skirt”
– Alan Snyder
October 11, 2010

“Investment Answers from the Gnomes of Zurich”
– Alan Snyder
Healthcare Professionals Homepage, March 3, 2010


World Finance Magazine

Best Managed Futures CTA Fund
(North America)


Shinnecock Partners L.P.
10990 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 1150
Los Angeles, CA  90024

Phone: 424-248-1800
Fax: 424-248-1829



Exit Wilshire Boulevard East from 405 Freeway. Continue 1/2 mile to Veteran Avenue. Building is on Southeast corner (enter parking garage from Veteran).

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