Guy Stephens: The Forgotten US Elections, trade wars and Brexit

Markets priced in virus recovery

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Guy Stephens: "2020 is going to be a year of two halves, the virus followed by a return to familiar pre-virus influences."
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Guy Stephens: "2020 is going to be a year of two halves, the virus followed by a return to familiar pre-virus influences."

The recent preoccupation of the media with all things Covid-19 related has pushed other major market influences to the back of investor minds over the last three months, writes Guy Stephens, who says it is sensible to look forward and return to these issues that are still ever-present in the background…

The first of these three big issues is the dreaded Brexit. We seem to be travelling down the same road as we did in 2019 with a looming deadline ahead of a possible no-deal cliff edge hard Brexit. ...

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