"Diversification only offers a limited amount of protection and is successful approximately just 65% of the time. As a result, it does not protect a portfolio from drawdown during major market events and is successful primarily in normal and low-risk periods."*
* SSGA "Walking The Tightrope: How CIOs are Balancing Upside Participation and Downside Protection, 2015
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