Young Fundpicker: It is an extraordinary time to be an investment professional

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Dan Cartridge of Hawksmoor

Dan Cartridge of Hawksmoor

Bond yields near all-time lows? Check. Credit spreads near all-time tights? Check. Equity market valuations near all-time highs? Check. Cryptoassets going to the moon? Check. Inflation at decade highs? Check. A global pandemic ongoing? Check. Sunderland AFC still stuck in League One? Unfortunately, check.

Okay, so I may have got carried away with the last point, but the key question that arises from the previous six is how can we, as investors, deliver positive real returns after the impact of inflation...

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