Economic Commentary Disclosures

We want to make understanding commentary and investing easier for you so we created this page to provide definitions and some more information about risks that investments of all kinds have. Remember, there are risks with all investments but understanding the different types of risk can help you create the right investment strategy for you.

Investment Risks

When considering which investments to select for your specific goals, it's important to understand some of the differences between each because there is potential to lose money. Investments that have similar characteristics and behave similarly in the marketplace are referred to as asset classes. The following asset classes have different risks to consider.