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Markets perceived as overvalued by record numbers

03 January 2017

Developed market equities and bonds are seen overvalued by more investment professionals than ever, according to CFA survey

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The perception of developed market equities being overvalued has risen for the third consecutive month while those of bonds have risen steadily over the last four years to record levels, according to the CFA UK Valuations Index of investment professionals.

The proportion of UK respondents viewing developed market equities as overvalued hit 71% in Q4 2016, up from 40%...