Introducing Our Risk-First Approach

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We recognise the importance of balancing risks and returns. By assessing risks from the outset, we prioritise protecting the wealth that you have accumulated before recommending opportunities to help you grow it.

Our unique and proprietary Risk-First approach to wealth management enables you to optimise your wealth portfolio in accordance with your risk profile. By applying this approach, we help you avoid taking excessive risks in your journey towards your financial goals.

We begin by understanding your financial profile and wealth management needs.

Next, identify your risk profile which is your ability and willingness to take risks.

Lastly, having determined your needs and risk appetite, we will be able to recommend the optimal Core and Tactical allocations* suited to help you take the appropriate amount of risk to meet your long-term goals.

Our Risk-First Approach

Our Recommended Allocation

Based on your Client Risk Profile (CRP) rating, the following are our proprietary* Core and Tactical allocation strategies to help you take the appropriate amount of risk to meet your long-term goals.

Core Allocation 100%;
Tactical Allocation 0%

Core Allocation 100%;
Tactical Allocation 0%

Core Allocation 80%;
Tactical Allocation 20%

Core Allocation 70%;
Tactical Allocation 30%

Core Allocation 60%;
Tactical Allocation 40%

Core allocation

Tactical allocation


Speak to your Client Advisor to discuss your goals.

*The Core and Tactical Allocation Methodology has been developed by UOB for its customers. The Core and Tactical Allocation Methodology has been reviewed by Mercer, an independent external consultant who has no affiliation to the Methodology.

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