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Are Markets Worrying About Electoral Chaos, or a Capital Gains Hike

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Chief Strategist at Interactive Brokers

Steve Sosnick, Interactive Brokers’ chief strategist, discusses some market impacts from upcoming election events.

Produced on September 29, 2020

Read Steve’s Referenced Posts here:

The VIX Curve is Telling Us to Buckle Up For Electoral Turbulence

A Few Thoughts for This Quarterly Expiration, and the Next

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