Handicapping the Outlook for U.S.-Sino Trade Negotiations
Negotiating a trade deal with China was never going to be easy and its always the details in the end that are the most difficult to iron out. While talks appeared to have stalled, China and U.S. policymakers claim they did not collapse following shorten negotiations but the near-term outlook does not look positive. With stock market viewing the outcome as binary that the trade deal gets done, it is likely to create more volatility as summer approaches. Hang in there.