Meaning of NAIVE DIVERSIFICATION in English

NAIVE DIVERSIFICATION

A strategy whereby an investor simply invests in a number of different assets and hopes that the variance of the expected return on the portfolio is lowered. In contrast, mathematical programing can be used to select the best possible investment weights. Related: Markowitz diversification .

Campbell R. Harvey. Hypertextual finance English glossary.      Английский словарь гипертекстовых финансов.