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Investing amid geopolitical storm clouds

Three geopolitical risks that investors should note: Euro area politics, concerns of US trade policy in the US and risk of escalation of tensions on Korean peninsula.

Tensions surrounding North Korea could pose the biggest challenge, possibly leading to an increase in market volatility.

GEOPOLITICS has always posed a tricky challenge for investors.

In the perennial tussle between greed and fear, heightened concerns about a likely geopolitical event often leads investors to turn defensive or even flee the markets.

But recent unexpected geopolitical events, such as...

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