The market fell after President Trump tweeted that "trade wars are good, and easy to win." But is this just a negotiation tactic or the beginning of a global trade war? Sara D'Elia talks to Michael Craig, Sr. Portfolio Manager, TD Asset Management, who assesses the current situation and provides a series of defensive investment strategies.
- Is there a real possibility of a trade war ahead or is this a negotiation tactic?
- How should investors prepare for volatile markets?
- Is now the time to move toward active investment strategies?
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