Swiss Stock Exchange reveals 80% of traders influenced by Trump tweets
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Four out of every five traders on the Swiss stock exchange say their bets are influenced by U.S. President Donald Trump's tweets, according to a new study by exchange operator SIX.
The survey, conducted in the fourth quarter of 2019 among traders across Europe operating on the Swiss Stock Exchange, established unconventional political activity and digital trading as the most substantial drivers current and future trading behavior.
While 80% of the 126 traders confirmed that they were, to some extent, influenced by Trump's tweets, only 39% cited Brexit as a factor influencing trading activity.
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