Speculation has been rife, not just about whether US markets are nearing its next bear market, but also about the potential knock-on effects on global economies. In the past, some investors even became famous (and profited) by predicting bear markets correctly. Just remember, although we can make educated forecasts, it’s not an exact science. To manage this potential risk and provide our clients with the best advice possible, we’ve constructed our own Bear Market Risk Indicator. PSG Wealth CIO, Adriaan Pask, explains the reasons behind creating this indicator.