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After A ‘Laissez-Faire’ Summer, Will The Debt Ceiling Debate Bring A Return To Market Volatility?

2017-08-27 13_04_49-Free stock photo of account, bank account, bankingThis summer has been one of record highs for stocks and multi-year lows for market volatility – but today’s article cautions that September could bring a sudden dose of volatility that investors should be prepared for. The catalyst? The September 29 deadline for Congress to raise the debt ceiling or risk the government defaulting on its debts – a scenario the author notes “would likely result in a sharp reduction in risk appetite, potentially sparking a bond rally and an equity sell-off….” How can investors prepare for this possible return to volatility? CLICK HERE for more.