2016 US Presidential Election

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Economics

01MAR 2017

Focus turns to the Fed after few policy clues from Trump

Trump’s address to Congress was light on detail but his job creation plans pose inflationary risk, and Fed officials are already taking a more hawkish tone.

Economics

23FEB 2017

2017

FEBRUARY

02FEB 2017

Economics

How Trump’s presidency might affect your investments

There has been a lively reaction in financial markets to Donald Trump’s election win, but what might his presidency mean for investments in 2017?

02FEB 2017

Economics

Letter from America - part three: Are markets over-optimistic on Trump's finance, energy and infrastructure policies?

UK equity fund manager David Docherty recently visited the US to discover more about the new Donald Trump administration and its likely impact on markets. In part three of his findings, he discusses domestic policy areas including infrastructure and energy.

01FEB 2017

Economics

Letter from America - part two: What will be Trump's top legislative priorities?

UK equity fund manager David Docherty recently visited the US to discover more about the new Donald Trump administration and its likely impact on markets. In part two of his findings, he discusses deregulation, tax reform and healthcare, which are likely to be the key areas of focus for the new president.

01FEB 2017

Economics

Letter from America - part one: How will Trump seek to govern?

UK equity fund manager David Docherty recently visited the US to discover more about the new Donald Trump administration and its likely impact on markets. In part one of his findings, he discusses how Trump might govern and the constraints that could limit his room for manouevre.

JANUARY

19JAN 2017

Economics

How big was the global Trump rally – and where does it leave valuations?

The prospect of a Trump presidency has fuelled a rally in stockmarkets. We explain why and look at the latest valuations.

2016

NOVEMBER

28NOV 2016

Economics

Can the emerging markets revival continue?

Our panel of experts reflect on the revival seen in emerging markets this year, and discuss whether it is set to continue in 2017 in the wake of the recent US presidential election result.

18NOV 2016

Economics

One week on: how the market changed its tune on Trump

These five charts illustrate how the market’s attitude has softened towards Donald Trump’s win, but how long will it last?