Video: Diversification is working in 2016 (so far)
Following 2015's lackluster returns, portfolios have actually performed remarkably well this year. This month, we examine how the past few years have affected investors' expectations, how this year points to positive signs of a stabilizing economy, and how that makes the case for diversification. Watch the video below, then read the full commentary.
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