ENVESTAT Report: When the Market Swings, Advisors Who Hold Steady Outperform

Volatile markets were a persistent concern for advisors during the first quarter of 2016 amid continued uncertainty over Brexit, an economic slowdown in China and a steep decline in oil prices. Should advisors raise their cash allocations and adopt a more defensive approach, or are they better off riding out market volatility by staying invested? This Envestat explores how advisors on Envestnet’s platform changed their cash allocations in response to market volatility and why it makes sense for advisors to stay invested.

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