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A survival guide to escape mauling in every bear market

It's tempting to pour money into funds that perform very strongly, but often, they're just the ones that took concentrated risks which paid off

Market volatility in the first two weeks of February was a rude awakening, with last year's top strategies suffering the most volatility.

THREE weeks ago over dinner my 87-year-old father asked me how much money I had made for our clients in our equity strategy in 2017. There was a twinkle in his eye, and I knew exactly why he asked this. After my answer (+22 per cent from a partially hedged equity portfolio), he replied that he...