Don't be overly cautious, taking a bit of risk is the 'new normal'

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INVESTORS should avoid being overly cautious in the market and accept a little risk as the new normal, said the head of OCBC Investment Research, Carmen Lee.

"As an investor if you are going to be very cautious, then you are most likely going to miss the boat," said Ms Lee, who was speaking at a public investment conference jointly organised by Singapore Exchange (SGX) and ShareInvestor on Saturday morning.

More than 850 people attended the conference, which covered a range of topics including...

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