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Barclays view

The value of investments can fall as well as rise and you could get back less than you invest. If you’re not sure about investing, seek independent advice.

Our extensive insights can give you a better understanding of the key issues affecting investors. Find out what factors are causing change in the markets, uncover the latest major developments and read our expert strategic and tactical thinking.

Bear in mind that we’re not providing investment advice. You need to take full responsibility for your investment decisions.

All investments can fall in value and you may get back less than you invest.


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