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Well, once again, the polls have got it wrong and we’ve seen a surprise result in the US elections – what an interesting world we live in!
The dollar and the markets have reacted badly to the news that Donald Trump will be the new President of America from January 2017. Our conversations with fund managers in the lead up to the election were very much on the basis that they were building in responses for either outcome.
When outsourcing investment management to specialists one of our main requirements is that as many measures as possible are taken to counter volatility within the markets and to build on the opportunities that geo-political results can sometimes provide.
As many of our clients know, in times like this our message remains constant. Sit tight and be reassured that strategies are in place for long term results. More information on what approaches some of our selected investment partners are taking in light of this result can be found here: