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Financial Post: Managing Wealth  |  20 August 2011

Don’t leap from the frying pan into the fire

The fear in early August was almost palpable as stock markets plunged. The spectre of financial contagion from Europe, the downgrade of U.S. long-term debt and ever-worsening economic news was just too much for many investors. Anxiety that had never fully dissipated since the 2008/09 market crash reasserted itself with a vengeance, triggering a rush for the exits by many. Read more >