Separation property

The property that portfolio choice can be separated into two independent tasks: 1) determination of the optimal risky portfolio, which is a purely technical problem, and 2) the personal choice of the best mix of the risky portfolio and the risk-free asset. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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