By Bilal Hafeez 13-12-2019
In: hive-exclusives | Geopolitics UK

My 8 Takeaways From The UK Election Result

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The results are in and it looks like the Conservative party will have an 80-seat majority. This is much more than polling had suggested; it is the best Conservative result since the 1987 elections under Margaret Thatcher and the worst Labour one since 1935. We expected a Tory victory, but not of this magnitude. The pound and other UK markets have surged in response. Here’s my early take on the consequences:

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