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Trump shocks markets with Mexico-tariffs

Right when market sentiment was likely least capable of coping with it, US President Donald Trump shocked the financial world on Friday by announcing his intention to slap tariffs on the US’s number-one trading partner, Mexico.

Trading a bullish and bearish election outcome

Garth Mackenzie, founder and editor of TradersCorner.co.za provided the following analysis and guidance as to how he is looking at trading financial markets over the 2019 general election in South Africa.

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