Investor sentiment reaches new low on US recession fears

UK equities also unpopular

Beth Brearley
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Investor sentiment fell 17.4 percentage points between January 2018 and January 2019
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Investor sentiment fell 17.4 percentage points between January 2018 and January 2019

Investor sentiment has reached a new low of -8.4% following the biggest year-on-year fall on record, according to the latest Lloyds Bank Private Banking Investor Sentiment Index.

Overall investor sentiment fell 17.4 percentage points (pp) between January 2018 and January 2019, down from 9%. On a monthly basis, sentiment fell 3.9pp. US shares saw the biggest loss of confidence...

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