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UK stocks: contrarian opportunity or value trap?

UK stocks: contrarian opportunity or value trap?

UK investors have been shunning their home market ever since the vote to leave the European Union (EU). More than £1.8bn flowed out of funds in the Investment Association UK All Companies sector in 2017 and outflows have continued this year. International investors also remain wary. A recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey of 176 global portfolio managers ranked UK equities the least attractive asset class in the world. But could the doom and gloom present a contrarian and value opportunity?

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