Political risk and investment
Well, it’s been a little bumpy for this blog’s favourite only option to trade in election prediction markets. PredictIt is currently experiencing high trading volumes. We thank you for your patience. — PredictIt (@PredictIt) November 9, 2016
So, Virginia and Florida started leaning towards Trump, making the election a closer call than some pundits expected. No official swing-state surprises just yet. But traders appear to be considering the possibility of a Trump presidency, and it’s not terribly pretty.