Nothing can diminish the severity of the current turmoil in Ukraine on the nation’s citizens and to a wider extent, anyone that craves peace. Nonetheless, as several recent Investment Strategy Group reports showed, events like this typically have relatively modest and short-lived market impact. Not every geopolitical event matches the norms, but history suggests that the Ukraine situation is not likely to impair the market for long.

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