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What Is Diversification, and Does It Work? – Part 2

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Tweet (This is a guest post, with content written by Symmetry Partners, LLC.  Our firm utilizes Symmetry Partners, LLC for investment management services.)  Part 2 continues with the concept of Overlap (thus the puppies picture). Asset Allocation Unfortunately, what we have found, however, is that when investors attempt to diversify, they frequently end up holding [...]

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What Is Diversification, and Does It Work? – Part 1

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Tweet (This is a guest post, with content written by Symmetry Partners, LLC.  Our firm utilizes Symmetry Partners, LLC for investment management services.) The past two years have raised many questions about the concept of investment diversification. Why does it appear to work some of the time, but not all of the time? How does [...]

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