Lesson type: Understanding diversification

How are you protecting your portfolio?

Are you looking to maximise returns or minimise risk? As you approach retirement, securing a stable income stream becomes the end goal for many investors. Bonds have traditionally provided a solution, offering diversification and income irrespective of economic conditions. However, as Perpetual Investments highlights, with a broader array of actively managed products available to investors, fixed payment structures could now be a liability. Read the full story here.

The opinions expressed in this content are those of the author shown, and do not necessarily represent those of No More Practice Education Pty Ltd or its related entities. All content is intended for a professional financial adviser audience only and does not constitute financial advice. To view our full terms and conditions, click here.

Related lessons

Lesson type:

Why Fixed Income is the New Black

Anne Anderson

As an asset class, fixed income is often overlooked in favour of newer and more dynamic investment strategies, however, at a time when we’re expecti...

View Lesson >

Lesson type: Think like an investor

Making the most of money psychology

Shayne Sommer

Ever thought that you’d be ‘better’ at things one day such as being savvier with your saving, leading a healthier lifestyle, getting more organi...

View Lesson >

Lesson type: Understanding investment philosophy

Understanding investment philosophy

Matthew Walker

Many of the world’s leading investors will tell you that nothing is more important to long-term investment success than a clear investment philosoph...

View Lesson >

Lesson type: Understanding investment philosophy

Why Investors Need to 'Go Global' in 2018

Douglas Isles

Since the ‘90s, Australian investors have tended to follow the American approach of heavy domestic investment. However, a revolving door of politica...

View Lesson >


Get the latest lessons

Enter your email address to subscribe to our Investment Series newsletter and we’ll let you know when new content goes live.

Please enter a valid email address.

Almost there!

Thank you for registering your interest in Lessons. . We’ll email you the latest content as it goes live. To complete the subscription process, click on the subscribe button below. An email will then be sent to you outlining steps to finalise your subscription.

We’re committed to helping you get the investment knowledge you want, so let us know what you’d love to see more of:

  • TV Show
  • Wealth Stories
  • Experts
  • All of the above

I have read and agree to the terms, privacy policy and financial services guide.