Ever since the stocks markets rise to peaks for markets like the US, market watchers continue to see how the policies of Donald Trump will continue to benefit stocks markets. I must said previously, the radar is on Trump’s economic policies, US-China trade relationships and the interest rate decision of the US Federal Reserves. Now the focus seems to be geo-political. First was the tension over North Korea’s testing of its missle; then the US’ strike on Syria seems to throw a bunch of new geopolitical considerations on the stock markets.

We must also not forget about the European elections. The French elections is near and reports I read point to a low probability of a Le Pen win. But commentaries are commentaries. Recall how the media perceived of a Trump’s win before the actual results? A win or even a probability of winning by Le Pen may provide some …