Stock market fluctuations

Watch our guides to stock market volatility

What is stock market volatility?

Learn more about what makes investment values go up and down. We’ll explain why market volatility is normal, and how long-term investing works.

What should I do if I’m worried about my investment value falling?

We know that seeing fluctuations in your investment value can be worrying, so it’s important you know what to do if you’re concerned. Our video will explain more.

Learn more about how to diversify and protect your investment

Take a few minutes to learn how investing across different asset types can be a good way to reduce the overall level of investment risk to your money.

Market update

Read our recent market update.


We strongly recommend that you get advice if you’re concerned about stock market conditions and how they’re affecting your investment, or if you’re considering making any changes to your investment. We’re happy to discuss your options with you and explain your plan’s features for free. We also have our own financial advisers who may be able to give you advice on the options you have and products we offer. Please call us if you’d like more information.

If you already have a financial adviser you may want to speak to them, or you can find one here. Please note, financial advisers charge for any advice provided.