War Does Nothing for Your Investments

The reason geopolitical events don't have a large impact on markets is because they do little to alter the underlying fundamentals of the world economy.
Not necessarily bad news for the stock market.                                                             

One of the concerns for investors is how markets keep powering higher despite all of the geopolitical turmoil: the grinding Syrian civil war that has spilled into Iraq, the clash between Israel and Gaza, the Crimea annexation and now the confrontation between Russia and Ukraine.

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