Posted on 9th November

In truth no one knows, which is why initial reaction in the financial markets have been to sell ‘risk’ assets like equities and buy ‘safer’ assets like Gilts and Gold, but there is likely to be further volatility (up and down). Much like the un-expected result with BREXIT, the key is not to panic.

Once the World can get a sense of what is fact and fiction with regard to his policies and how that will affect the economies and companies around the globe we will be able to make a more informed judgement. What we do know is that the Republican party will be in control of the Senate and the House of Representative - this normally means a cutting of taxes and a turning on of the spending spigots, we shall see.

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