Financial Humor How Does the Presidential Election Affect the Currency Market? How Does the Presidential Election Affect the Currency Market? Tuesday, 1 November 2016 9:29 Share 0 Tweet 0 Pin it 0 +1 US Presidential Election 2016 With Clinton’s prior lead in the polls quickly fading away, the U.S. election is now anyone’s game. Though there’s just over a week until the election, the campaign is closer than ever, with both candidates plagued by scandal and voters nationwide grumbling over the need to choose between the lesser of two evils. There’s no question that no matter who wins, the currency market will face a run of volatility. Will the dollar (finally) weaken? Will the pound find its own relief after its recent slump? Where will the currency market swing finally land? Only time will tell! DailyForex.com Team The DailyForex.com team is comprised of analysts and researchers from around the world who watch the market throughout the day to provide you with unique perspectives and helpful analysis that can help improve your Forex trading.