Understanding your risk profile
Risk is a fundamental part of investing, which means establishing your appetite for potential risk and return is an essential step before you invest any money. Without this information, you might find yourself exposed to too much risk, or may find it hard to generate the returns you want within your investment time frame. The following questions will help you build a picture of what your risk profile looks like. Remember, these questions are a guide only and are not intended to act as a replacement for a financial or investment plan.