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Paul Ilott: "Even multi-asset funds that share similar objectives can exhibit quite different patterns of performance."
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Paul Ilott: "Even multi-asset funds that share similar objectives can exhibit quite different patterns of performance."

Identifying long-term embedded biases in multi-asset funds can take advisers and their clients some way towards understanding - and even tolerating - periods of apparent underperformance, writes Paul Ilott

Multi-asset funds are sometimes described as ‘all-weather' investment solutions that ought to be able to perform well under all market conditions - yet the reality can be rather different. One of the key...

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