Thursday October 22, 2020

Regular investors will withstand volatility

The back and forth we have witnessed in markets in the past few weeks is more akin to the end of a bear market than the beginning of one

13th August, 2011

If it looks like risk, feels like risk and acts like risk, it is natural to conclude that it is risk. But in turbulent times, such as now, all investors must remind themselves that volatility is not the same as risk.

The stock markets are nothing more than a collection of businesses and risk is highest in individual companies, and can be categorised as follows:

*The business risk - the risk that what the company...

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