What is Asset Allocation and How Does It Impact Your Investments

Paul FennerPortfolio Management

One of the key drivers of investment performance is asset allocation.  Extensive research by Vanguard has shown that 88% of your investment returns can be traced back to your asset allocation.  Asset allocation is the balance between three main asset classes, equities (stocks), fixed-income (bonds), and cash and equivalents. As I laid out in the piece, Risk Perception vs. Your … Read More