NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Many investors are still reeling from the 2008 financial crisis, Mark Hamilton, CIO of asset allocation at Oppenheimer Funds, told TheStreet's Brittany Umar. That could be one factor that prevents investors from reaching their long-term goals.Hamilton, who admitted it can be tough going through a "once-in-a-lifetime" financial catastrophe, said that it really changes the way people think about portfolio risk. He added that investors tend to focus on the near-term risks and seem to be good at averting them. However, it's the long-term risks that many fail to see.
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