We tried our hardest to find an easy to read article (or graph) of the major asset classes and how they performed over the various crisis periods in the last 20 or so something, and couldn’t… so we decided to do it ourselves.
Enter the infographic, which we’ve tiptoed into before with Han Solo, the Nasdaq, and Risk On/Risk Off Roller Coaster. However, all of those look a little silly next to this infographic looking at 14 different asset classes performing during 5 different crisis periods over the past 20 years, thanks to our newly found graphic designer, which came as part of our merger with RCM.
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