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The Tilney Investment Podcast – is global politics affecting the markets?

This edition of our podcast features Duncan Scott, Director of Investment Management with Ben Seager-Scott, Head of Multi-asset Funds. They talk about how Brexit, the prospect of a general election in the UK and international tensions are affecting the markets.
05 August 2019
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Highlights of this episode

01:25 – Embracing the risks and uncertainty of Brexit, and how we aim to protect our clients’ portfolios from its effects

03:45 – How much has the prospect of a general election actually affected markets?

07:14 – Why tensions with Iran and the Gulf have not resulted in rising oil prices

09:40 – How US/China trade tensions could play out and how this might affect business confidence

12:28 – Are we in bubble territory with equity markets?


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