The survey, examining fourteen countries across the globe and 5,960 investors, seeks to provide insight into investors’ goals, hopes, and thought process. As part of its findings, the survey revealed that struggle for balance exists for investors who look to grow their retirement assets but remain safe and manage risk. However, the study also found that the tide may be turning as more than 80% of those surveyed seek to reach their retirement goals despite present difficulties.
“Investing today is complicated,” said John Hailer CEO of Natixis and NEC Board Chairman. “It is no wonder investors are conflicted. . . They’re looking for a better strategy to helm them stay invested for the long term.”