The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP
The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP
Anthony Rowley
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by Anthony Rowley

Stock markets haven’t shrugged off the Iran crisis. They are simply rooted to the spot

  • Investors may not endorse Trump’s leadership but the tidal wave of money unleashed by central banks over the past decade has no other place to go. When the music stops, as it will, brace yourselves for an economic slump beyond analysts’ wildest fears

The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP
The New York Stock Exchange all dressed up in Christmas colours with nowhere to go but up, as Trump would have us believe. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Anthony Rowley

Anthony Rowley

Anthony Rowley is a veteran journalist specialising in Asian economic and financial affairs. He was formerly Business Editor and International Finance Editor of the Hong Kong-based Far Eastern Economic Review and worked earlier on The Times newspaper in London