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Politics and stocks, an uneasy relationship

May 17, 2017 4:08 PM
Global stock markets have had one key driver over the last 7-months: politics. The election of Donald Trump last November led to one of the quickest thousand point rallies in a US stock index for 80 years. The political effect has spread to Europe, with the election of Emmanuel Macron in France and Mark Rutte in Holland helping European stocks to pl...

Trump’s era of isolation fails to set markets alight

January 20, 2017 11:34 PM
<p>Donald Trump has become the 45th President of the United States of America, and the markets reaction, so far, has been fairly muted. But, as […]</p>