Diversification Strikes Back in 2016

With 2016 half over, we advocates of diversification can feel good again. Although the last six months have been tumultuous, with no real progress having been made by global equity markets, well-diversified investors have reached the halfway point of the year with favorable results. Not only have diversified, global portfolios delivered a less volatile first half than an all-equity portfolio, but they have also delivered a higher return.