Trading always involves risks, both those you can account for and those you can’t. You can plan for the known risks, but those rarely are what cause panic in the markets. Even the best executed trading strategy can be derailed by unexpected market events.
With the season of fright upon us, we look back at those unexpected events that sent markets running in fear. In many of these events, the impact can be seen in the very names ascribed to them.
Although we may not cover every market moving event, here are our top 10 scariest market moments.