◀ The Principal Blog

The U.S. Presidential Election Could Affect the Path of Interest Rates

As we count down to one of the most closely contested U.S. presidential elections in history, markets are feeling queasy from their rollercoaster ride. While videos and emails have played heavy roles in triggering turbulence in markets, uncertainty about what new policies the new president and…

Read more

Arrivederci Roma? The Other Vote You Should be Watching

Many people will breathe a sigh of relief once the U.S. presidential elections are over. Markets, however, won’t have time to catch their breath because another vote, potentially with far-reaching implications, lies just around the corner. An Italian referendum, to be held on 4 December, is…

Read more