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Wishful thinking

John Hughman

Wishful thinking

The speed at which many markets recovered from the Covid-19-crash in March was almost as unprecedented as the speed at which they had crashed in the first place. From the fastest bear market in history to one of the most compressed bull markets, too. The story of this recovery is well told – facing a new world of remote working and heightened health concerns, technology and pharmaceutical companies led the charge. The former would deliver the tools we need to adapt our ways of living and working, the latter the drugs we need to protect ourselves from the new physical threat we now appear to face.

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