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Back to 1992: inflation rise adds to the big squeeze

Ed Monk

Ed Monk - Fidelity International

This week, we’re digesting yet another rise in inflation, with price rises now at their highest level for 30 years. What will be the effect on households and on portfolios of the big squeeze on the cost of living - and what can you do to mitigate it.

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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