The 2020 US Presidential elections cannot be a repeat of the acrimonious 2016 polls where Republican Donald Trump was elected by the electoral college despite losing the popular vote, says OCBC’s Wellian Wiranto. A close or delayed result, he says, would present a significant challenge to the subdued market volatility that currently exists. 

Have a premium account? Sign in to continue reading.

Unlimited access to all stories from $99.9/year*

The latest reporting and analysis from business and investments to news and views on social issues.


  • Simultaneous logins across all devices
  • Instant access to past digital issues
  • Unlimited access to The Edge Malaysia
  • *For annual subscription plan only. T&Cs apply