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An up-close look at topics with current relevance to the field of active investment management. Investment fund managers, financial strategists, research analysts, financial advisors, and professional journalists examine topical active management issues, best practices for risk management within separately managed accounts, research findings, and new industry developments.

Risk is always with us

All investors must remember that risk is real and that, like death and taxes, it is always with us. Dynamic risk management within sophisticated active strategies can help investors deal with the three different types of risk to their investment...

How well do we really understand volatility?

While volatility is often used in the financial industry as a proxy for risk, many people remain misguided about how volatility is actually calculated, what it represents, and how and why it behaves the way it does. Few investors, or even most financial...