How Should You Position for the US Election?

How will the stock market react to a Biden victory? What about a second term for Trump? We asked managers how they're thinking in the run-up to the US Presidential elections

Annalisa Esposito 22 October, 2020 | 2:24PM

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The US election is less than a month away and many investors may be wondering what the outcome of the Presidential race might mean for their portfolio. While it can be tempting to start tinkering with your portfolio to prepare for the result, politics and the stock market are notoriously hard to predict.

We spoke to US fund managers to find out how they are positioning their portfolios:

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Annalisa Esposito  is a data journalist for Morningstar.co.uk

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