Will Today’s Market Falls Follow Previous Stock Market Routs?

What lessons can long-term investors can draw from history, as the Footsie tumbles after the Brexit vote

Jupiter Asset Management 24 June, 2016 | 11:48AM
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Morningstar's "Perspectives" series features investment insights from third-party contributors. Here, Edward Bonham Carter, vice chairman of Jupiter Fund Management looks at how a UK exit from the EU will affect investors

So the British people have spoken and have sent a clear message that they want the future of the United Kingdom to be outside of the EU.

We are now in unchartered waters. In the EU’s short history, no country has ever chosen to leave and our politicians – the vast majority of whom were overwhelmingly in the ‘Remain’ camp – will need to work out how we actually extricate ourselves from the tangled web of agreements and legislation that has been woven around us over the past 40 years.

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