Investment guru Neil Woodford stops investors withdrawing funds after Kent County Council sought £250m.
I don't buy stocks, but do trade FX and indices.
Much as I have rules and indicators, I acknowledge, it's essentially discretionary.
One of the high-flying funds, Woodford, has suspended its operation.
One investor, a council has asked to withdraw money. (£250M)
This may, or may not, be connected to Woodfords heavy investment in one company, Keir, recently posting a profits warning.
Unless you have a truly automated system, are we all likely to be hit by something like the above? (a combination of two or more unusual events that gouge your account, that may, or may not, rock your confidence.)