Fears of contagion from China sell-off collide with worries over UK consumers
Thursday 23 Sep 2021 Author: Ian Conway
The abrupt recent sell-off in global markets may have seemed to have come out of nowhere, but problems had been brewing for months and it only needed investors to blink for prices to turn down. Fears over inflation, tightness in the supply chain and a subsequent slowdown in growth have bubbled below the surface in developed markets all summer. These were joined this month by worries over the health...