OPINIONISTA: Where is the risk, in bonds or equities?

The perceived wisdom that bonds are safe and equities are risky has led most retail investors and savers into buying the typical split of 60/40 unit trusts, where the 60% in equities will result in long-term capital growth with a trade-off of higher volatility, and the 40% in bonds will preserve capital and result in a steady yield and income stream....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Monday, 8 March