A more direct test of risk tolerance
as a possible cause for the gender difference in wages was conducted by Dohmen and Falk (2006), who found that risk-averse workers preferred fixed payments (safe payoff), whereas risk-tolerant workers preferred variable pay (uncertain payoff).
Researchers have also made inferences about women's risk tolerance
based on observed wealth accumulation and investment choices.
The third study examined determinants of risk-tolerance behavior (Jianakoplos and Bernasek 1998), and the fourth explored the relationships between risk tolerance
attitudes and behavior (Schooley and Worden 1996).
For amounts over $500,000, consider a bond portfolio consisting of individual securities that meet the unique financial goals and risk tolerance
of each client and facilitate overall tax planning.
One of the key features of FinaMetrica Plus is a 12-question risk tolerance
test, which complements FinaMetrica's established 25-question test.
The retirement risk tolerance
data was generated by Kelton Research in September 2006 for NAVA.
The joint offering will include FinaMetrica's psychometric risk tolerance
test and portfolio mappings services, along with RiXtrema's instantaneous stress testing and portfolio applications to quickly modify portfolio exposures and mitigate risk.
For participants who have no interest in actively monitoring their investments, providing asset-allocation funds based on age and risk tolerance
also is a good option.
This growing risk tolerance
is most likely explained by the fact that a majority of African Americans surveyed indicated that they were investing for retirement or to send their children to college.
However, the implementation of a group-wide risk tolerance
reassessment (resulting in lower probable maximum losses) is likely to partially offset this volatility.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FinaMetrica, a company that helps financial advisors properly assess client risk tolerance
, announced today that GV Financial Advisors, a leading wealth management firm, has adopted the FinaMetrica Risk Profiling System.
Comments: I'm using a new risk tolerance
questionnaire to better identify each client's risk tolerance