Equities can be Safer than Government Bonds

December 11th, 2010
in News, Banking

Investors should think again if they still believe government bonds are always a safer bet than equities, Mark Andersen, Head of Investment Strategy at UBS Wealth Management Research, told Reuters.

Follow up:

"The return outlook for government bonds is close to awful," Andersen said, adding real returns -- after accounting for inflation -- were in some cases zero or even negative. "This is neither profitable for the client nor for us.".......

Hat tip to Sanjeev Kulkarni.















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