2016 US Presidential Election

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Economics

12MAY 2017

The story of the global economy in pictures - May 2017

In this month's infographic we look at whether dollar strength has reached a turning point, how the UK election offers hope for a softer Brexit and the political turmoil in South Africa.

2017

MARCH

01MAR 2017

Economics

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.

FEBRUARY

23FEB 2017

Economics

What next for inflation?

We explain why inflation is on the rise and look at the situation in the US, UK, Europe and China

03FEB 2017

Economics

Letter from America - part four: What will Trump's trade and defence policies mean for markets?

UK equity fund manager David Docherty recently visited the US to discover more about the new Donald Trump administration. In part four of his findings, he examines Trump’s stance on trade and defence, and the implications for the wider world.

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.