Pre Election Nerves in the Stock Markets

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton; Photo courtesy of Yahoo!

An Artificial Intelligence System called MogIA that correctly predicted the previous three elections, plus the most recent Republican and Democratic primaries, claims that Trump will win this upcoming election. However, the general consensus seems to be that a Clinton victory is priced into the stock markets, consistent with the polls. But Sanjiv Rai, developer of the MogIA, claims "If Trump loses, it will defy the data trend for the first time in the last 12 years." And things just got … [Read more...]

What’s in the News August 2, 2016

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As politics in the US circuses onward, over the pond the UK may have stepped up a political notch with the appointment of Theresa May as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative Party. Some have even commented that it feels more like a change in government rather than party leadership, as she seems to lean liberally towards language that would suggest a “kinder brand of capitalism”. Britain is biking up a steep hill for a while, expending administrative and political energy on organizing … [Read more...]