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The key feature of a long-term portfolio is which assets you hold in it. But there are other considerations that you must also stay on top of.

Firstly, how do you split the portfolio between passively and actively managed assets?

This removes the risk that you buy horrid stocks. The 50% allocation is a minimum and it can be higher, far higher if one is new to investment, or just want to take on some market risk.

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