The Fed is spooking investors into adopting fundamentals

Mark Battersby
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The Federal Reserve's expected move today to raise interest rates is spooking investors into doing what they should be doing already: ensuring their portfolios are properly diversified - and this is a good thing, according to Nigel Green, chief executive and founder of deVere Group. Markets were waiting for the US central bank's announcement today (26 January) at which they could signal the first lift-off in US interest rates since 2018 as they seek to tackle hot-running inflation. He said: "Today is the day. Investors around the world have been prepping for the Fed's big decision sin...

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