Peter Elston, chief investment officer of Seneca Investment Managers, analyses the importance of the UK election in terms of investors' portfolios, and if they should be adjusting positioning around the event or taking a longer-term view.
The world has known the date of the UK's general election for the last five years and, while it may cause some short-term volatility in the equity, gilt, and currency markets, will this be significant...
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