Investors Should Revise Assets


    Investors who previously adopted a strategic approach of diversification to spread out risk should now revise their positions and the combination of their assets, Laurentian Bank Securities. The prevailing market context is showing a slightly positive trend in the wake of a period of considerable volatility, it says, creating an environment where investors may want to look at how they now managing risk. While the recovery is ongoing, it is slow, and there are no inflationary pressures. The bond market is currently characterized by rates that are slightly on the rise, after having posted historic lows. While short-term fixed income securities are under-performing, stock markets are showing an upward trend. Certain stocks are breaking away from the pack in particular.