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Donald Trump’s stunning upset over Hillary Clinton is a worst-case scenario for Canada’s trade-dependent economy.

The New York real estate mogul’s surprise victory unleashed turmoil in global financial markets early Wednesday. The Canadian dollar fell by about a cent against the U.S. dollar. The Mexican peso plunged by more than 13 per cent. Investors fled for the relative safety of U.S. government bonds and gold.

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