Investors Face Uncertainty Over US Midterms, Spending & Regulation



Investors on Wednesday, Nov. 9 said they were weighing a surprising outcome in the U.S. midterm elections, as a better-than-expected showing by Democrats muddies the outlook for issues such as fiscal spending and regulation.

Control of Congress, which is currently held by President Joe Biden’s Democratic party, remained up for grabs early on Wednesday with many of the most competitive races yet to be called.