Economic trends

Trump’s policies – a gamechanger for the US dollar?

The dollar is set to strengthen, while emerging-market currencies could face a challenging year

Faced fiscal easing, monetary policy tightening and Trump’s protectionist policies in the US, the outlook for foreign exchange (FX) markets was a big concern for clients during recent briefings with our economists and strategists in India, where we caught up with our Asia FX Strategist Divya Devesh for his latest insights on:

  • Why FX markets will be more volatile in 2017
  • Whether the US dollar will hit new highs
  • How a shift in US trade policy is likely to impact Northeast Asian currencies
  • Whether China’s currency will devalue
Watch the video for more.

 

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