Many investors become concerned when volatility occurs in global financial markets – particularly about the impact on their superannuation and other investments. In times like these, it is important to understand the causes of market movements and how to minimise your risk.
With extreme market fluctuations occurring over the past week, it is understandable that you may be feeling anxious around the short-term impacts on your investment portfolio. Our market volatility fact file provides some context as to:
- the reasons why markets move so much
- the effect of market movements on investment returns and
- the importance of understanding the bigger picture when it comes to long-term investing.
Download below and if you have any questions, please contact your O’Brien Financial Advisor.