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How did these ‘can’t miss’ financial market predictions pan out?

Written by multiforte on . Posted in News

It’s that time of the year when many well-respected financial commentators offer their outlooks for the coming year. While this crystal ball gazing is always entertaining, it becomes even more so a year later.

If you think back a year, you will recall that the politicians in Washington were in the grip of one of their “fiscal cliff” stand-offs. The theatre of brinksmanship kept everyone guessing until a last-minute resolution.

For some, the excitement was just too much.