scorecardresearchWhat is the 60/40 rule of investing? Is it relevant even now?

What is the 60/40 rule of investing? Is it relevant even now?

Updated: 13 Dec 2021, 05:04 PM IST
TL;DR.
The age-old investing mantra of 60/40 says that three-fifths of the portfolio should be invested in equity and the remaining in bonds. We decode the rule for you and its changing significance in the contemporary times
In the long run, equity gives a higher return while bonds add a stable income to the portfolio.

In the long run, equity gives a higher return while bonds add a stable income to the portfolio.