Market comment – a personal view of Brian Tora

Shares had run out of steam ahead of the Scottish referendum vote – hardly surprising given the disruption a Yes vote would have generated. Continuing uncertainty in the Middle East and Ukraine did not help either, but it was the way in which independence suddenly began to look a real possibility that unsettled investors. After all, in the run up to the vote nobody really expected any other result than the one we eventually got – until just before the referendum, that is.

Market Comment – 19th September