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Tacita Capital Commentary  |  15 September 2011

The Global Old Normal

Investors can be excused for their preoccupation with short-term Investment results. Amidst a cascade of dismal economic news, the trauma of a precipitous fall in stock prices and the overhang of a decade-long drought in equity returns, the idea of “taking a long-term view,” to many, seems hopelessly pollyannaish. Yet, long-term planning has never been more essential. Aging “Baby Boomers” today are grappling with retirement funding challenges that span multiple decades at a juncture where interest rates are at dismally low levels not seen since World War II. Read more >