"You would be forgiven for being unsure about the direction of current equity markets. One day to the next brings news that either sends the index one way or the other with no consistent pattern. In today's uncertain markets market timing is important and can make a big difference to your personal wealth. For many people sitting on cash seems like a sensible solution however with inflation running over 3% there is risk that your money is losing value in real terms.
For many investors the question is when is the right time to invest? Is it better to invest now, or wait a few months in case markets fall again?