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Making Sense of the 2020 U.S. Election

Insights on the potential market impact and investment implications of the 2020 U.S. presidential race.

The 2020 U.S. presidential election comes at a historic time, with the global economy in the grips of a pandemic and markets volatile in the face of uncertainty. What should investors focus on? Our investment teams and financial experts offer their perspectives on what the lead-up to the election – and the eventual outcome – could mean for financial markets.

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A blue wave or a blue swell?

Jan 7, 2021

With a Senate majority, Democrats will have an easier time of achieving their agenda. But it won’t occur without compromise, creating optimism in markets.

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Making sense of the 2020 US election

Nov 6, 2020

Our panel of investment professionals discuss what the result could mean for financial markets and investors.

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US election reflections – celebrating gridlock

Nov 5, 2020

In a tightly contested US election, where the issue of postal votes could decide the victor, what does this mean for financial markets? Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, looks ahead to potential policy paths and the dwindling prospects of a Biden fiscal bonanza.

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2020 US election: first take

Nov 4, 2020

Why the removal of election uncertainty could support markets – regardless of the outcome.

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