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Why Inflation Matters

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Tue, 26 Nov 2013

At 2%, our long-term inflation forecast appears fairly non-threatening, but there are two important reasons why managing inflation risk still matters. First, inflation erodes the purchasing power of a portfolio’s value. For example, if the inflation rate was at its historical long-term average of 3

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