asset allocation

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Diversification is the key to low-volatility returns

Most of us learned not to put all of our eggs in one basket at our grandparents' knees. The image of the eggs and the baskets is homespun, but it is a wonderful illustration of the benefits of diversification. Diversification has been described ... More
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Too much of a good thing: How to avoid over-diversifying

Diversification is an important way to manage risk and returns by spreading money among different investments. This includes diversifying within asset classes, such as Australian shares, and across asset classes, to include Australian shares, international ... More
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the cost of playing it safe with your money
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Why playing it safe with your money comes at a cost

Making a conservative choice is often seen as the safe choice, but not taking on risk when you're young could see you fall short of your retirement investment goals. "You have to start with education and information, and understand the long-term ... More
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13 investing and risk terms you need to understand

1. Risk profile or risk tolerance Your risk profile, which financial advisers often talk about, or your risk tolerance is your ability to withstand losses in your portfolio. Some people compare it to your ability to sleep at night - if your portfolio ... More
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