Head of Investment Strategy and chief economist, AMP Capital
WATCH INVESTOR PSYCHOLOGY: If investors all get information at the same time from their screens, they are more likely to change their positions at the same time - resulting in more volatility.
AFTER a period of relative calm over 2012-14, share market volatility has spiked over the last year as various worries about the global growth outlook intensified. With this renewed volatility, a focus on risk in investing and a desire for safety has naturally come. But what is volatility? What...