In recent weeks, the markets have proven that anything is possible. We saw the incredible rise and fall of Bitcoin, while worldwide currencies continue to fluctuate. The price of oil has also experienced volatility in early 2018. But the most noticeable phenomenon was the US stock market hitting a two year low, after a period of recordbreaking rallies. This unexpected sell-off has made many traders and investors anxious. This eBook explores what the sell-off really means for the global economy. It also explains why this isn’t the 2008 global financial crisis all over again.