From stocks to bonds, markets may again be misreading the US election. Hedge your bets

//From stocks to bonds, markets may again be misreading the US election. Hedge your bets

From stocks to bonds, markets may again be misreading the US election. Hedge your bets

Sharp and sudden shifts in investor sentiment should be treated with caution. Nowhere is a healthy dose of scepticism more justified than on financial markets’ assessments of political risk, particularly when it comes to next month’s United States presidential election, which remains unpredictable and could easily spring a surprise.Four years ago, investors’ spectacular failure to predict the outcome of America’s election was matched only by their erroneous assumption that markets would tank if…

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