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Financial Spotlight: An introduction to risk

Individuals 09.27.2022 1 MIN

Mariam Kamshad, Head of Portfolio Strategy for Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management Group Investments, explains how your risk tolerance helps create “a portfolio that reflects both your risk preference and financial goals.” Watch this edition of Financial Spotlight for more insights on risk.

Key takeaways:

  • Risk tolerance is how comfortable you are with taking on risks in your investments
  • Investors range from aggressive to conservative, depending on the level of risk they’ll accept in their portfolios
  • Your investment goals and time horizon can influence how much risk you’re willing to take on

Watch the other editions of Financial Spotlight to learn more basics of important financial topics.


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