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What should investors keep in mind when choosing a low-risk investment product? PSG Wealth's Adriaan Pask shares his views in this podcast. Picture: 123RF/markoaliaksandr
What should investors keep in mind when choosing a low-risk investment product? PSG Wealth's Adriaan Pask shares his views in this podcast. Picture: 123RF/markoaliaksandr

It's not always easy to decide whether to invest in cash and cash equivalents or not. However, for long-term investors, evidence suggests that low-risk investment products are often the best choice.

In a portfolio management context, cash allocations are typically held either to manage volatility or as accessible liquidity to use as market opportunities present themselves.

Adriaan Pask, PSG Wealth’s chief investment officer. Picture: SUPPLIED/PSG WEALTH
Adriaan Pask, PSG Wealth’s chief investment officer. Picture: SUPPLIED/PSG WEALTH

In a wealth management context, cash provides for income requirements or emergency funds. It can also create valuable breathing space for growth assets.

But what are some of the risks in fixed-income markets? And what should investors keep in mind when choosing a low-risk investment product? 

PSG Wealth's chief investment officer Adriaan Pask explains the investment strategies behind low-risk investment products and why they're an important part of a holistic portfolio in this informative podcast.

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This article was sponsored by PSG Wealth.

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