The author of the book: Roger Gibson|
Format files: PDF, EPUB
The size of the: 7.78 MB
Edition: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Date of issue: 12/20/2007
Description of the book "Asset Allocation, 4th Ed / Edition 4":
The definitive guidebook for successful long-term investing
The third edition of Roger C. Gibson's Asset Allocation: Balancing Financial Risk was released in 2000 on the heels of the biggest bull market in a century and amidst talk of a new economy. The bear market that followed was the worst PDF since 1973-1974 and resulted in the destruction of roughly half of the stock market's value. Through it all, Roger Gibson's advice to investors remained the same.
Gibson once again offers techniques to design all-weather portfolios that improve long-term performance, while mitigating overall risks through widely varying market environments ePub.
Grounded in the principles of modern portfolio theory, this fourth edition of his investing classic explains how and why asset allocation works. Gibson demonstrates how adding new asset classes to a portfolio improves its risk-adjusted returns and how strategic asset allocation uses, rather than fights, the forces of PDF capital markets to achieve investment success.
Gibson also addresses the practical side of investing, advocating an approach based on a disciplined execution of the fundamentals—the most important things that investment professionals and lay investors need to focus on to achieve their financial goals. With more than two decades ePub of experience managing clients' portfolios and expectations, he underscores the importance of identifying and working through the emotional and psychological traps that can impede investment success. In this new edition, Gibson offers his proven guidance on multiple-asset-class investing with updated exhibits and research. New topics PDF include:
- A review of the 2000-2002 stock bear market in the context of bull and bear markets over the last 100 years
- An expanded discussion of the dangers of market timing
- Non-traditional asset classes such as real estate securities, commodity-linked securities, and TIPS in a diversified portfolio
- The challenges of “frame-of-reference ePub” risk—the most significant danger confronting the multiple-asset-class investor
- The role of Monte Carlo simulation in retirement planning
This classic resource has been revised and updated to reflect the latest data affecting asset allocation. Noted expert, Roger Gibson, provides a thorough review of the capital market theory behind PDF asset allocation, plus step-by-step guidelines for designing and implementing appropriate investment strategies.