The US presidential election has a great bearing on the direction of the domestic and global economy and has the potential to shake up global financial markets.
This heightens the need to be highly responsive to market developments, and remain vigilant and agile to potential currency volatility.
The political landscape has been profoundly altered by the global pandemic, social unrest and economic suppression, adding to the uncertainty of what was already considered a turbulent market event.
President Donald Trump hopes to secure another four years in power, but rival and former Vice President Joe Biden is currently leading the polls as market participants prepare for an unpredictable election race.
To help support you and empower your FX decision making, Western Union Business Solution’s special US election guide reviews the differences between the Republican and Democratic party platforms and previews the economic and currency scenarios that could impact global markets over the coming weeks and months.