Written and accurate as at: 11 Aug 2015
The Asset Allocation of your investments will have a significant influence on the overall performance of your investment portfolio. You have many choices when it comes to investing your money.
The four main investment categories are cash, fixed interest, property and shares. Within the main investment categories there are further categories, such as residential or commercial property, or Australian or international shares. The aim of Asset Allocation is to decrease the risk of having all of your ‘eggs in the one basket’.