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A 'Kettlebell' Investment Approach

 Monday, May 11th, 2020

When speaking about investments, a ‘barbell’ approach generally refers to deploying capital to the two poles of the risk spectrum – the very safe and the very risky – with the goal of creating a combined portfolio that offers strong risk-adjusted returns. The idea takes advantage of the diversification benefits available when investing in diverse asset categories since, under normal circumstances, safe assets and risk assets behave differently from one another.