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Do you believe the events in the US last week will lead to a global recession?

“No, because I do not think the world&#39s economies will allow it to.”

Keith Jarman, Hughes Carne IFA

“No. There might be a sudden downturn in share values when markets reopen but I anticipate the market recovering slowly afterwards.”

Terence Donaghue, Donaghue & Associates

“No. There will be a new determination and I think we will recover quickly.”

Roger Pitt, The Financial Advice Centre

“No, I just get the feeling there will be a recovery either at the end of this year or start of next year.”

Roderick Mee, Roderick Mee & Co

“No. It might lead to World War Three but I think the US can come back from this so it will not lead to a global recession.”

Richard Meredith, Richard Meredith & Associates

“No. The Americans will not want this to happen and will have tremendous resolve in getting things back on track.”

Kevin Dooley, The Financial Consultancy

“No. I think events will blow over quite quickly. There will be some adjustments but things will pick up.”

Richard Rogers, Richard Rogers Financial Services

“I hope not. It depends on what President Bush is going to do next.”

Jeannette Harrison, Jeannette J Harrison Independent Financial Adviser

“I do not think it will throw the world into recession. There are too many other factors. But it will not help.”

Colin Chalker, Falcon Asset Management

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