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A plan for cautious investors

Use established trusts which prioritise protecting your money

By Andy Davis   December 2020

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In last month’s column I highlighted a concern for investors that has been rising since the market crash in March: traditional ways of diversifying risks may be losing their potency. Since managing risk is so central to investment success, I want to return to the diversification question and suggest a straightforward way for more cautious investors to address it.

Put simply, the solution is to outsource the problem by considering a few established investment trusts that put major emphasis on protecting against the downside.…

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