'Challenging' economic conditions and Covid uncertainty spur demand for riskier assets

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'Challenging' economic conditions and Covid uncertainty spur demand for riskier assets

People are increasingly turning to riskier investments as pandemic uncertainty continues, with current global economic conditions playing a key role, according to Schroders' latest Global Investor Study. Out of 23,000 people surveyed in 33 locations worldwide, over a third said they will allocate more towards high-risk investments. This increased to 44% for people aged between 18 and 37, the study found. Investors anticipate Omicron turbulence in equity sell-off Many people are i...

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