And like that, it happened. Despite the polls, despite what anyone believed was possible, including many of his own supporters, billionaire developer Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States.
Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday it was wrong to say a "hard Brexit" was inevitable, after sterling fell to a 10-week low following comments interpreted as a signal she would prioritize border controls over EU market access.
The yuan collapse sends China physical gold premium soaring to three-year highs, according to Bloomberg: Two weeks ago, China joined the long procession of countries to declared war on cash and gold. The result has been a new all-time high in the bullion Dealers shops of $40 dollars over spot on the main land of China.