The 10 Minute Take - Why markets will remain volatile through the U.S. election

Oct 07, 2020 | Brian Moore


The 10-Minute Take podcast provides insights from RBC economists and market experts on events unfolding around the globe. Featuring George Davis, RBC Capital Markets’ Chief Technical Strategist.

The 10 Minute Take Podcast

Global markets have been bouncing up and down since President Trump announced he tested positive for COVID-19 last week. Add to this the on-again, off-again stimulus talks ahead of the already-contested November 3rd U.S. election and you have a recipe for political uncertainty and increased market volatility. And yet, volatility has been relatively muted — pullbacks have been shallow while upsides have been capped. George Davis, RBC Capital Markets’ Chief Technical Strategist in Foreign Exchange Trading, shares what’s surprised him about recent market movements.


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