Investor Reaction to US Elections and COVID-Vaccine Progress

To gauge the impact of Joe Biden’s being declared the winner of the U.S. election and recent news of the imminence of possible COVID vaccines on investor expectations, we surveyed 151 U.S.-based financial advisers. In this survey, we asked advisers about their market views for the coming 12 months.

Overall, those surveyed expect benign equity-market conditions, along with rising rates and widening spreads in fixed-income and credit markets.

Specifically, the MSCI Investment Decision Survey, which ran during the second week of November, after the election was called in Biden’s favor, reveals expectations that several recent market trends will persist in the coming months:

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