On the plus side, UK stock markets remain stable after recovering from the decade-long lows struck in March.
Market tensions remain extremely high and many investors, fearful of another stock market crash, remain reluctant to pile into UK shares.
But does the threat of a second market crash mean that you and I should stop buying UK shares?
And a stock market crash allows you to buy top quality stocks for next-to-nothing as panicked investors usually sell the cream of the crop along with the genuine duds.
Indeed, there remain so many quality UK shares trading too cheaply following the stock market crash in March.