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The fact that Russian tanks are entering the streets of Donetsk means that there is a risk of escalation and that things could easily spiral out of control.

Below are answers to our Client’s most frequently asked questions (FAQs) on inflation, the Fed, FOMC minutes, Russia/Ukraine, our portfolio positioning and Gold as a hedge. 

Facing both surging inflation and volatile financial markets, the Federal Reserve on Wednesday said it could soon raise interest rates for the first time in more than three years, as they are normalizing their monetary policy.

Please find below answers to our Client’s most FAQs (frequently asked questions) on current market turmoil, our portfolio positioning, upcoming Fed meeting and Russia / Ukraine risk.

Historically, November has been the best month of the year for the stock market. While the month started off on the right foot, Fed tightening talks and Omicron anxiety spoiled the party in the last few days. Please find below the 10 stories to remember from an eventful month.

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