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Seeking Investment Post Brexit

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1Source: European Union 2Source: HM Revenues & Customs 3Bank of International Settlements 4Migration Watch UK
Data as of December 2015

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Brexit Perspectives

Listen to our interview with Ed Keon, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for QMA, to learn more about his views on Brexit.

Brexit is a term used to refer to the potential exit of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). Gross domestic product (GDP) is the value of the goods and services produced by a nation’s economy less the value of the goods and services used up in production over a specific period of time.

Certain information in this commentary has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable as of the date presented; however, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of such information, assure its completeness, or warrant such information will not be changed. The information contained herein is current as of the date of issuance (or such earlier date as referenced herein) and is subject to change without notice. Investing involves risks. Some investments have more risk than others. The investment return and principal value will fluctuate and the investment, when sold, may be worth more or less than the original cost. It is possible to lose money. There is no guarantee the portfolio managers will achieve their objectives. For tax advice, clients should consult their tax professional regarding their particular situation.

0294415-00002-00 Ed. 10/2016