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The Markets and the Midterms

Asset managers weigh in on the possible fallout of the midterm elections.

Do the markets really care about the midterm elections? Should investors? Public policy does influence the economy, though not always directly, and not always as strongly as some political pundits believe. But even among those in finance, there’s no shortage of opinions on what this election means for investors and their advisors. Here is a quick roundup of commentary from market watchers large and small.

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