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Five Years On: Lessons of Low-Volatility Investing for Retirement

As it continues to grapple with the challenges facing retirees, the Australian retirement industry in some ways resembles a research institution―continually coming up with ideas for solutions to those challenges, testing them, then implementing them and reviewing the results. For those involved in such an enterprise, it’s always interesting to see how well (or badly) […]


Natural or artificial? The choice for retirees on reducing portfolio volatility

When it comes to investment objectives, many retirees―quite understandably―want to have their cake and eat it: they want enough income to enjoy an adequate lifestyle for their remaining years, and they want to preserve enough capital so that they have some insurance against adversity. From an investment perspective, the key to meeting these potentially conflicting […]

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