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What’s wrong with low volatility?

Our Blog Sep 11, 2017
Jeffrey L. Knight, Global Head of Investment Solutions and Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation

Don’t try to force more risk into your portfolio just because we’re in a low volatility environment.

Overall volatility of financial markets recently has been very low. The problem with that, argues Jeff Knight, is that this environment could tempt investors to position portfolios too aggressively.

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Jeffrey L. Knight

Jeffrey L. Knight

Global Head of Investment Solutions and Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation