The Impact of Trump’s Victory on Capital Markets

November 09, 2016 | Greg Leonberger, FSA, EA, MAAA, FCA, Director of Research, Managing Partner

To the surprise of pollsters, analysts, and much of the American public, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump trampled predictions by winning the presidential election in stunning fashion.

The long-term impact of Trump’s presidency on financial markets is impossible to predict at this point, given the amount of uncertainty around his expected policies. However, the short-term dynamics surrounding his election win are starting to emerge, and we share with you what we are seeing and hearing in the market in this newsletter.

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Greg Leonberger, FSA, EA, MAAA, FCA
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