Investors still must take some risk for the potential to earn some return
For some time, we have been advising our clients to take measured risk in their portfolios – and that advice has not changed. With interest rates set to remain lower for longer, investors simply have no choice – even with the markets near record highs. Yet investors certainly have risk on their minds. Our new RiskMonitor 2017 survey shows that geopolitics are the top concern for institutional investors, and two-thirds say active management is essential in this market environment.