Political risk is all part of the investment mix

While political unrest can make investors nervous, the current global tension is nothing new for markets

17th August, 2014

Political unrest on one side of the world can start an economic domino effect that hits the pockets of investors thousands of miles away, but investment experts say there’s no need to panic – that’s par for the course.

Geopolitical risk – the fear that a volatile political environment or instability in a country could hit investment returns – is something that’s playing on the minds of investors at the moment,...

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