A total portfolio approach is better than a strategic asset allocation, according to consultants at Willis Towers Watson.
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For investors, all the discord could swell uncertainty about long-term investments. Cause for hope: Even now, Republicans and Democrats can find common ground on some things.
Changes to the capital markets, higher taxes for the rich, tougher antitrust enforcement, enhanced education—all get proposed as cures. If the problem can’t be solved, the economy may suffer long-term.
Sustainability advocates argue that financial markets are not properly pricing in climate risk. That could change as Democrats take over the executive branch.
Investors tend to invest there only as part of an emerging market strategy, which dilutes the potential return, the consulting firm concludes.
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An extra 300,000 fatalities for seniors could raise the figure to 4.7% by year’s end.
Shifts to consider when planning future investments.
Compensating descendants of slaves is controversial, but the idea has gained traction in recent years.
Auctions will take place each year in February, May, August, and November.
Report finds US holds 72% of the global hedge fund assets.