Trump wins: Asia's reaction

Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. As markets slump, we ask investors in Asia for their reactions.

We will be updating this live reaction piece as comment comes in from investors across Asia Responses are coming in thick and fast as Donald Trump pulls off a shock victory  

Asia’s iTraxx investment grade index was around 5bp wider on Wednesday afternoon, according to market data, although one banker said his firm was quoting it 10bp wider  The news has pushed Asian bond investors to the sidelines, creating what one banker called “an offer-only” bond market

6 13pm: Christophe Bernard, chief strategist at Vontobel Asset Management:

"Everything else being equal, the [economic consequences of a Trump win will be] intention to renegotiate key trade agreements and impose trade barriers on Mexican and Chinese imports This...

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