Captivate Podcast: Home Country Bias: Should You Overweight Domestic Stocks?

Home Country Bias: Should You Overweight Domestic Stocks?

Diversification is the only free lunch in investing, yet many investors choose to overweight their domestic stock market. While the UK makes up a mere 4% of global markets, off-the-shelf portfolios often include shockingly large allocations to British firms. We discuss whether home country bias is a problem or if there are good reasons to favour domestic stocks.

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