This analysis was provided by our Global Research Team.
A Trump Administration would largely focus on de-regulation including an argument to repeal the Dodd-Frank Act. Generally advocates much fewer financial and other regulations across the board.
The US dollar could eventually go up due to Trump's stance on the Fed. He has criticized the Fed for keeping interest rates low. A more hawkish Fed could strengthen the USD. His trade policies could also boost the dollar against emerging market currencies.
Gold could be negatively affected by a more hawkish Fed and a rising dollar in a Trump administration, as climbing interest rates typically decrease the gold's, and the precious metal generally moves in an inverse correlation with the dollar.