How the stock market year 2022 develops also depends to a large extent on the traffic light government. Will it get a grip on problems like Corona? What impulses will it provide on the world political stage? But four state elections, the presidential election in France and the Winter World Cup in the desert state of Qatar and, above all, inflation, long thought to be dead, will also play a role. However, Dr. Franz-Josef Leven is certain that in 2022 there will still be no real alternative to a broadly diversified and long-term equity investment.