The benchmark S&P 500 equity index has surged nearly 30 per cent since Trump’s victory while US stock markets have just enjoyed their calmest year in nearly half a century. Photo: AP
Nicholas Spiro
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Opinion

The View by Nicholas Spiro

How a troubled Trump and surging Wall Street can continue to exist in parallel worlds

What explains the disconnect between Trump’s crisis-ridden presidency and the buoyant mood on Wall Street and is it likely to persist?

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The benchmark S&P 500 equity index has surged nearly 30 per cent since Trump’s victory while US stock markets have just enjoyed their calmest year in nearly half a century. Photo: AP
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