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Bracing for the return of inflation risk
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Jamie Dannhauser
Economist

Economic conditions of the last few decades have supported a long ascent in the majority of asset prices.

Investors must now confront conditions alien to most, potentially leading to a more painful descent.

In this webinar, Ruffer’s economist, Jamie Dannhauser will explore the key dynamics of this changed economic landscape.

We’ll discuss the apparent ‘Sophie’s choice’ facing central banks – recession or stagflation – and how the economy is evolving in the midst of renewed geopolitical crises.

As we pass the peak in asset prices, we’ll consider how investors can prepare portfolios for the descent.

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Crossing the Rubicon
Investors face one of the most complex market environments in history. Simultaneous shifts in the global energy system, geopolitics, demography, technology and much else besides promise a more inflation-prone and volatile world ahead. This brings with it elevated risks, but also potential rewards. Amidst all the uncertainty, this presentation will examine what investors can have conviction about.
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Taking back control
In the late 1970s, the world was on the cusp of radical change. The ‘Deflation Machine’ was being born. Deng Xiaoping began reforming China’s moribund economy. In the West, liberal, free-market ideals were gaining traction, ideals that underpinned the subsequent regime of rapid, disinflationary global growth.
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London
80 Victoria Street
London SW1E 5JL
Edinburgh
31 Charlotte Square
Edinburgh EH2 4ET
Paris
103 boulevard Haussmann
75008 Paris, France