Market Volatility Puts Buy-and-Hold to the Test

In a recent InvestmentNews blog post, Jeff Benjamin discusses how the latest market volatility has put a strain on long-term, buy-and-hold investment strategies. For those feeling the temptation to to sell, fearing a big market pullback, Benjamin offers some statistics that may keep you from placing those sell orders. “BUCKLE UP” Benjamin cites research from Todd Rosenbluth,…

 

Market Volatility Disrupts Fund Pricing

The historic volatility the markets saw at end of August not only rattled investors, it proved to be too much for the software used to price a number of funds and ETFs provided by some of the Wall Street’s biggest firms. In a Wall Street Journal article, author Leslie Josephs outlines how a “software glitch”…