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Why Investors Face Roller-Coaster Markets

This article does a great job at educating mainstream investors and the underlying aspects of our 21st century market.  Written by the Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz and Chair of the President’s Global Development Council

Key points:

  1. Because today’s markets are heavily influenced by the direct and indirect involvement of central banks, correlations among asset classes are less reliable, weakening the effectiveness of risk mitigation through traditional portfolio diversification.
  2. …opportunities for higher monthly/quarterly returns <shift> away from conventional strategic long-term portfolio positioning and toward more short-term trading and volatility trades.

Take 2 minutes – and read the entire article here:

http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2016-03-25/why-investors-face-roller-coaster-markets

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