After a decade filled with significant market declines and an increasing amount of volatility, it is safe to assume that many investors would like to find the best performing investment managers with the least amount of volatility.  Today, if investing were compared to a roller coaster, it would be the scariest roller coaster that Great Adventure has to offer.  However, many investors would be more comfortable with an investmentexperience more akin to the teacups at the county fair.  

So, how can you fine tweak your investment portfolio to find investment managers that achieve good returns without participating too much in the downside during negative market periods?  The answer may be easier to find than you think. A new statistic called “capture ratio” may be all you need to increase your odds of success.  

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