Why Farmland Is Missing From So Many Portfolios
Portfolio management has changed dramatically in the aftermath of the financial crisis, with investors understanding that it’s not enough to diversify assets, it’s also important to diversify underlying correlations. Farmland, which consistently has an above average risk/return profile, was underrepresented according to most metrics before the crisis. Its low correlation with equities and high correlation with inflation (making it a good hedge) would seem to make it an even more important asset class, but that underrepresentation has only continued, and a recent study from the . . .
This content is exclusively for paying members. Access all of our content on including years of timeless investment news and in depth analysis for only a few dollars a month by signing up here while also supporting quality content and journalism, or learn more about our premium content here
If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and then cookies if that does not work email email@example.com and we will get back to you as quick as humanly possible