Outlook & Commentary
The risk of volatility spikes and liquidity shortages is rising, and it could get worse with new “quantitative tightening” policies from central banks. Politicians and regulators may eventually step in, but investors should take steps now to help guard against the possible loss of liquidity.
Steven Malin | 05/04/2018
Investment Themes & Strategy
Many equity investors are grappling with how to invest in today’s market, when volatility has increased yet valuations are still high. For answers, we asked Portfolio Managers Lucy Macdonald and Karen Hiatt – two of our most experienced stock-pickers – to share their thoughts on active investing in turbulent times.

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