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Asset Dedication updates the asset allocation model, outlining a seven-step process designed to more effectively meet the real needs of real investors. Showing investors how to design low-risk portfolios that more accurately and successfully dedicate assets, this breakthrough book helps investors fill in the gaps inherent to asset allocation by demonstrating:Cited by: 6. Asset allocation is one of today's bestknown investment approaches. Problem is, its major precept--that a magic-number, fixed-percentage asset mix will provide superior results for investors who have dramatically different goals and needs--is scientifically unproven and. The first book to close the perilous gaps in--and enhance the performance of--asset allocation/5. Today’s classic retirement planning study is the book, Asset Dedication: How to Grow Wealthy with the Next Generation of Asset Allocation, by Stephen J. Huxley and J. Brent Burns. This book is very interesting and speaks to some very important issues for retirement planning and so it is hard to know where to begin in discussing it. "Asset Dedication" introduces you to this focused new approach, shows how to break the stranglehold that asset allocation holds on your portfolio, and helps you, once and for all, to become the master of your current and future financial success/5(9).
The Investment & Wealth Institute awarded Asset Dedication’s Stephen J. Huxley, Ph.D. and Brent Burns, MBA, the Journal Research Award for their paper “Safety Zones, Danger Zones, and the Critical Path: Visualizing U.S. Asset Class Returns Based on Time Horizons, Size, and Style,” published in the Retirement Management Journal, Vol. 7, No. 1 (). What does the Asset Dedication Strategy do? The Asset Dedication Strategy frees up cash for daily expenses, generates the necessary cash ˜ows to fund your retirement needs, and positions your portfolio for growth to ˚nance your later Size: KB. this breakthrough book helps investors fill in the gaps inherent to asset allocation by demonstrating: Techniques for ascertaining the best asset mix by determining individual needs and goals ; How asset dedication provides superior protection against inflation and market risk ; Investing strategies for the three investment life phases Brand: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing. I believe the Asset Dedication concept could naturally be used to ease funds into retirement by allocating more and more funds into the AD bond ladder as the retirement date approaches. Instead, in Chapter 6 the book suggests keeping % invested in stocks right up until the end and locking in the retirement when it hits the target/5.
-Stephen J. Huxley, Ph.D., Chief Investment Strategist at Asset Dedication and co-author of the book, Asset Dedication A retirement manual deeply examines the theory behind common investment and spending models/5(57). The process below only applies if you want to utilize Asset Dedication’s back office services for accounts that won’t be managed by Asset Dedication. Step 1: Account Aggregation Once you provide us with access to view and download from your brokerage firm or custodial provider, we will begin downloading your accounts. describe asset allocation and its flaws and demonstrate how asset dedication contrasts with asset allocation. The final chapter (Chap-ter 4) presents the heart of the evidence in favor of asset dedication, using comparisons over four historical time spans—back to , , , and finally ASSET DEDICATION: How to Grow Wealthy with the Next Generation of Asset Allocation eBook: Stephen J. Huxley, J Brent Burns: : Kindle Store5/5(1).