IGM Credit, IGM FX and Rates
By Christopher Shiells, Tony Nyman, Marcus Dewsnap, Robert Graystone, and Ed Blake 01 Nov 2018
IGM's US MID-TERM ELECTION PREVIEW – America 'still' First is now available. This report looks ahead to the key risk event next week - the 6th November US Congress and Senate elections. In it we tackle why these mid-terms are attracting greater than usual attention this time around, the possible outcomes and what this means for US economic and foreign policy for the remainder of President Trump's first term in office. Highlights include: A look at the fiscal implications of the vote and what this means for Fed policy. The likely impact on the USD and UST yields. The consequences this could have on Emerging Markets.