Amid stock market volatility, where are the safe havens when traditional sanctuaries are proving ineffective?

//Amid stock market volatility, where are the safe havens when traditional sanctuaries are proving ineffective?

Amid stock market volatility, where are the safe havens when traditional sanctuaries are proving ineffective?

Volatility is back with a vengeance. Having surged almost 45 per cent between mid-March and the end of August, the MSCI All Country World Index, a gauge of global stocks, has since lost 1.5 per cent, and was down by as much as 7.5 per cent in the first three weeks of September.Mounting strains – a resurgence in Covid-19 cases, a sell-off in technology shares, the failure of the US Congress to approve additional stimulus measures and the US’ turbulent presidential election – have put equity…

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By | 2020-10-08T07:30:16+00:00 October 8th, 2020|Business|Comments Off on Amid stock market volatility, where are the safe havens when traditional sanctuaries are proving ineffective?