Stevenson said: “The EU referendum has created an unprecedented level of uncertainty for many investors. Nobody is sure what either outcome – particularly a ‘leave’ vote – would actually mean for individual stocks or sectors.
"Leave and the markets could slump, stay in and we could see a relief rally and in the lead up, UK equity valuations have started to fall. All in all, the next month is shaping up to be a jittery time for investors in the UK. So what can be done to navigate the choppy waters ahead?
“A well-diversified, balanced portfolio and a focus on long-term goals rather than short term headlines looks sensible.”