Yesterday turned out to be a day marked by an aversion to risk resulting from Donald Trump's statements. The American president revealed that the next two weeks would be very complicated for the country as this announcement flooded the markets with some apprehension.
Equity markets suffered significant declines, having fallen more in the United States than in Europe. In particular, the Dow Jones index fell by 4.4% while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes both depreciated by 4.41%.
Debt yields also performed differently in the two regions, where it was possible to observe an increase in Europe and a decrease in the United States.
The Euro has been losing strength while the US Dollar has appreciated in recent days a lot due to its characteristic as a vehicle currency.
Crude oil also rose substantially at the end of yesterday, largely as a result of statements by Donald Trump that said that an agreement between Russia and Saudi Arabia may be possible.
Gold continues with an undefined trend, where normal correlations are not likely to be observed.
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