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MARKETS IN WAR TIME
In the early hours of Thursday 24th February 2022, the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, ordered the Russian army to begin a ‘military exercise’ across the Ukrainian border and a full-scale invasion of the independent nation began. It sparked the start of a war between both countries and generated a surge in volatility across all financial markets as the news broke.
Following a period in equity markets that have been categorized by strong returns but also pockets of volatility with some sell-offs, we investigated various strategies of investing for the long-term and whether investors should try to time markets.
INVESTING IN AN INFLATIONARY ENVIRONMENT
A predicament for investors today is that rising inflation is a risk, whether you are funding your retirement or seeking real growth in your investment portfolio.
DESIGNING AN INVESTMENT STRATEGY
Following a decade where investment markets had been relatively smooth and serene, COVID-19 delivered a shock that provided a timely reminder of the importance of setting an investment strategy.
CENTRAL BANK POLICY
The recent interest rate hikes (and the likelihood of future hikes) along with
a move to end quantitative easing programmes have increased the level of investor
uncertainty due to the impact that these Central Bank policies can have on investors’