Does the US have upper hand over China?
Markets have reacted with increased volatility
For some time, the equity market has benefitted from what has been termed a 'Goldilocks' environment.
Wage pressures increasing
Focus on Asia income
German recession concerns
US tariff threats spark market concerns
Japanese yen a safe haven
Trump's gamble could backfire
Overseas exposure a benefit
Rathbones' David Coombs on protecting portfolios
Data from TrackInsight
A number of causes for alarm
Concerns about rising rates
Dow Jones sees third largest gain in history
Threat of trade war escalating
Euro a headwind
President proposed tariffs on steel
Willem Verhagen, senior economist - multi-asset, at NN Investment Partners, discusses the causes and costs of protectionism, and the implications of a trade conflict between the US and China.