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When surprises occur in everyday investing

Nobody knows for sure what market environment will occur next. Isn’t it preferable to have a dynamic, risk-managed investment portfolio that can adapt proactively with rules-based, disciplined decision-making, rather than the “buy-and-hope” portfolios...

Don’t be confused by investment semantics

Proactive, tactical investing requires the ability to move from one asset class to another, seeking the right asset class at the right time. This is very different from the passivity of traditional strategic asset allocation, where there is always a...

Advisors prefer active management

Several studies assess advisor attitudes around portfolio management and risk mitigation for clients—showing a continued preference for actively managed strategies. Editor’s note: This article first published in our magazine in October 2015, but...