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The funds that provide protection in the sell-off

The funds that provide protection in the sell-off

With monetary and fiscal stimulus going into overdrive and some suspecting a peak in Covid-19 infections in parts of Europe, April has generally been steadier for equity markets than the preceding months. But investors are not necessarily out of the woods just yet: with the full economic consequences of the coronavirus lockdown yet to become clear, further volatility is highly likely. So it is worth assessing how fit your investment portfolio is to withstand future shocks.

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