What does Brexit mean for

On 31 January 2020, the United Kingdom officially left the European Union (EU). While this marks an important symbolic step, we have now entered a transition period while the UK and the EU negotiate the future of their economic and political relationship. Until 31 December 2020, the UK will remain in the EU single market and the customs union.

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Ultimately, some of the implications of Brexit remain far from certain, but we will continue to share our ongoing analysis and commentary with you over the course of the year.

Rest assured that our focus at M&G is to protect the long-term interests of our customers, whatever the local, national and global economic and political landscape. We have taken several steps to ensure the interests of all of our investors are protected, regardless of the outcome of the Brexit negotiations between the UK and the EU, and to minimise any disruption.

Please refer to the glossary for an explanation of the investment terms used throughout this section. The views expressed in this section should not be taken as a recommendation, advice or forecast. We are unable to give financial advice. If you are unsure about the suitability of your investment, speak to your financial adviser.

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