Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP
Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP

Uptick in markets likely after ‘phase one’ trade deal, but US-China relations expected to turn ugly again after US presidential election

  • No matter which candidate for president wins in November, the conflicts with China will flare again, US analysts say
  • American economists make predictions for 2020, including ‘a 5 to 6 per cent uptick of the S&P 500’

Topic |   US-China relations
Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP
Expectations for a temporary truce in the US-China trade war have led to an optimistic market outlook by analysts. Photo: AFP
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