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“Big Money” Invests in Alternatives. Do You?

Market risk is a normal part of investing. But that doesn’t make volatility any less nerve-wracking, as the last few months have reminded us. And it certainly doesn’t lessen its potential impact on portfolios. In fact, the extent of volatility’s potential effect on a portfolio may surprise…

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Against Oil Odds: Investment Impacts from Plunging Petroleum Prices

The most interesting and exciting thing in world markets this year has been the weakness in the oil price. That has surprised some people, but I do think that it’s important to bear in mind some of the fundamental reasons for it. This video covers some of my thoughts: The weakness is the oil…

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