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A fund for the fearful, and fearful of missing out

Two kinds of fear torment today’s investors: Fear of falling stock markets, and fear of missing out on future gains.

A single low-cost mutual fund takes care of both, to a limited extent. The fund is Beutel Goodman Canadian Equity-D, and it’s worth a look if you’re a long-term investor seeking a vehicle that will give you your fair share of gains in good markets and while playing comparatively good defence in down markets.