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Market outlook – October 2013

Economies in the driving seat

A nervous Federal Reserve and the US debt debate brightened the outlook for bonds, but ongoing growth will probably keep interest rate rises on the agenda. As a result, on a 3-6 month view, the investment climate still favours stock and developed markets.

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