Market Update February 2022

Markets tumble as unmarked Russian tanks rumble into Ukraine

An update from Danny Knight, head of Investment Directors at Quilter Investors, on the current situation in Ukraine. He covers a brief overview of the market, likely outcomes, energy worries and broader changes and outlook.

Global equity markets recoiled late Monday (21st February) following Russian President Vladimir Putin’s decision to send armoured divisions into Ukraine.

In the latest round of political brinkmanship in the Ukraine theatre, Mr Putin took advantage of Presidents Day, a federal holiday in the US, to announce on Russian television that the country now officially recognised the two breakaway regions of Donetsk and Luhansk in eastern Ukraine as independent entities…”

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Update from Quilter Investors

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