Trump’s erratic actions on Iran should give China pause as it prepares to sign a ‘phase one’ trade deal with the US

//Trump’s erratic actions on Iran should give China pause as it prepares to sign a ‘phase one’ trade deal with the US

Trump’s erratic actions on Iran should give China pause as it prepares to sign a ‘phase one’ trade deal with the US

Financial markets have long been accustomed to the “Trump risk”. Having wrongly assumed that Donald Trump’s victory in the November 2016 presidential election would trigger a disorderly sell-off – the benchmark S&P 500 equity index actually rose 5 per cent during the transition period leading up to Trump’s inauguration in January 2017 – markets have since gotten used to the unpredictability of his presidency.  Yet, the willingness of Trump to test the resilience of asset prices is so brazen…

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