Our UK Chief Market Analyst, Michael Hewson, discusses whether equity markets are on the brink of rolling over, after the Federal Reserve raised US interest rates and the Bank of England presented an unexpectedly hawkish outlook.

 

Heightened market volatility is likely over the election period, which could result in widened spreads. We recommend that you monitor positions carefully, consider the use of appropriate risk management tools and maintain a sufficient account surplus throughout this period.

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