TITLE

Outsourcing Asset Allocation

AUTHOR(S)
Hammond, P. Brett
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Sep2007 Supplement, Vol. 20, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the management of lifecycle funds. Portfolios with fewer high-risk assets are less exposed to dramatic shifts in market downturn, making lifecycle funds ideal for investors trying to reach retirement income goals. Lifecycle asset allocations are based on the time remaining until retirement, which may not be suitable for investors with atypical risk tolerance. A well-designed lifecycle fund will offer exposure to asset classes, giving investors added reliability in achieving their goals without undue exposure.
ACCESSION #
26475381

 

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