What is a Flash Crash and How Can You Protect Yourself?

In this week’s Globe and Mail column, we take a look at the latest example of a “flash crash” – investigating what defines one, how they are caused, and most importantly – how you can protect your portfolio. Ironically, one of the most popular tactics used by DIY investors for protection – the stop loss – can actually be catastrophic if not used correctly. To find out how to do it right, click through…


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