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Is Cash King?

By November 15, 2023 No Comments

Cash has understandably become far more attractive as an investment position in the last 12 months as interest rates have jumped sharply. Why take market risk when you can get a cash return in the region of 5% has become a common refrain…

The case for cash is not just based on the higher returns on offer; there is also a growing feeling of increased macroeconomic uncertainty and last year’s sizable declines in stock and bond markets are still fresh in investors’ memories.

The thinking goes along the lines of move money into cash, wait for a more predictable investing environment, avoid any short-term drawdowns and earn a respectable return.

Read on here to find out why you should resist this urge…

Written by Quilter Cheviot