Emerging markets produced some of the highest returns during the month of October beating the iShares S&P 500 Index ETF’s 4.60% by 0.24%.
Wealth Management is the small changes which have large effects over time. Slightly higher average monthly returns mean that you are disappointed nearly as many months as you see it working as planned.
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