Narrow the growth gap
in your portfolio

What you need to know:
3Q 2017

Think about low returns and volatility

Lower returns and muted volatility are making it hard to find growth and manage risk.

Think about the gap between risk-reward and outlook for markets.

A gap exists between the risk-reward relationship investors have come to expect and the outlook for markets.

Think about a different way of investing.

Investors may need to adapt their portfolios for the new reality to keep their long-term goals on track.

What’s happening: What worked before isn’t likely to work anymore.

After several years of strong returns and relatively low volatility, the U.S. equity rally looks to be tapping the brakes. Investment return expectations are in the low- to mid-single digits for the next five years.* And in a world where political and policy risks abound, there is no lack of potential catalysts for higher volatility.

Where does this leave
growth-seeking investors?
At a fork in the road.*

Accept lower returns or take more risk

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Index performance is shown for illustrative purposes only. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.

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