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When Should You Rebalance Client Portfolios?

Conventional wisdom is that portfolios need to be rebalanced regularly. For many advisors regularly means annually.

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Research has shown that range-based rebalancing programs are more effective than time based ones. Rebalancing programs must be formalized and mechanized to be effective, as they are very difficult to implement on a discretionary basis.

http://headlandsgroup.com/why-it-is-so-hard-to-rebalance/

A formal program can be very valuable for a client's portfolio.

http://headlandsgroup.com/what-is-the-value-of-a-good-rebalancing-process/

Kal
Posted by Kal S | Monday, October 14 2013 at 8:05PM ET
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