Asset Allocation, Random Walks and Post-Hoax Theories

Walker, Lewis J.
April 1998
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p44
Academic Journal
The article presents information on asset allocation in relation to Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) in the U.S. ERISA deals with retirement plan standards of fiduciary conduct. The author also outlined the steps in the design of an asset allocation portfolio. The asset allocators and money managers differ in their approach to each of the steps. Other strategies and trends in asset allocation were also discussed in the article.


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