What is a Smart portfolio and what is the approach to investing in a Smart portfolio?
A few features of the Smart portfolio make it, well, smart. The portfolios are built by a team of investment experts who are part of the Stash Investment Team. TA Smart portfolio is also tailored to your Stash risk profile, which takes your risk tolerance and time horizon into consideration. All Smart portfolios use targeted exchange-traded funds so you can have exposure to a diverse set of investment environments. Lastly, your Smart portfolio is regularly monitored and updated to balance portfolio allocations based on your specific target allocation.
This type of account is a Discretionary Managed Account. This is an individual taxable brokerage account that Stash has full authority to manage according to a specific investment mandate. The investment team at Stash built these portfolios with the goal of optimizing risk-adjusted returns. This is achieved by utilizing the diversification benefits highlighted by modern portfolio theory. The portfolios consist of well-diversified ETFs that provide clients with broad exposure to the stocks of companies of all sizes across all industries and geographies and bonds of various issuers. The portfolios aim to optimize returns given a user’s overall risk profile. Stash will automatically manage a Client’s portfolio based on an algorithm that evaluates the Client’s risk profile and selects appropriate investments for the client. Stash does not guarantee any level of performance or that any client will avoid losses in the Client’s Stash Account(s). Any investment in securities involves the possibility of financial loss.
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Q. Who made these Smart portfolios?
Smart portfolios investment decisions are made by experts*—the Smart Investment Team, who have experience executing successful trade strategies for customers. DISCLOSURES *This type of account is a Discretionary Managed Account. This is an individual taxable brokerage account that Stash has full authority to manage according to a specific investment mandate.…2
Q. When will my trades get executed in my Smart portfolio?
Once your money has completed the transfer and arrived in your account, we’ll execute your trades. Typically, this takes 1-2 business days. Please note that a business day is Monday through Friday, excluding weekends and US market holidays. DISCLOSURES This type of account is a Discretionary Managed Account.…2
Q. Once I deposit money into my Smart portfolios, do I need to do anything?
Nope! We’ll handle the rest—this is smart investing, after all. You might want to consider investing (depositing money) regularly, though. That way your investments can grow through the magic of compound interest. DISCLOSURES This type of account is a Discretionary Managed Account.…1
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