The UK is approaching the most unpredictable General Election for a generation. In our increasingly fractured political landscape, there is no clear frontrunner between Labour and the Conservatives, while a surge of support for the UK Independence Party, Scotland’s SNP and the Green Party has complicated the picture further.
THE KNOWN UNKNOWN
THE BIGGER PICTURE
STRONGLY OUTPERFORMED THE MARKET BEFORE THREE OF THE LAST FIVE ELECTIONS
ROSE STRONGLY AROUND FOUR OF THE LAST FIVE ELECTIONS
COMPANIES TEND TO BE UNAFFECTED BY POLITICS