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Assessing the economic fall-out of war in Ukraine

Ed Monk

Ed Monk - Fidelity International

This week, we’re taking the pulse of markets which, like the rest of us, have been struggling to digest the scenes coming in from Ukraine and Russia’s ongoing invasion.

The economic costs are secondary, of course, to the human tragedy caused by the war but they are mounting nonetheless, and we’ll do our best to take stock of them today.

Important information: The value of investments and the income from them, can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. Investors should note that the views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon. Overseas investments will be affected by movements in currency exchange rates. Reference to specific securities should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell these securities and is included for the purposes of illustration only. This information is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.

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