Should Investing Increase Your Capital Or Protect It? by Omar Bassal
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Should Investing Increase Your Capital Or Protect It? by Omar Bassal
Preserving capital in today's markets brings up questions you may not have considered.
What is the most important goal of investing? This question is not as simple as it seems; more often than not, investors' initial responses to it highlight why so
many fail to generate market-beating returns.
The most common answer you're likely to receive to this question is: "Capital appreciation, of course! How difficult can that be to understand? You invest to earn a return on your money in excess of the risk-free rate, and if you're...