Macron_French Election

The first round of the French election is behind us now, and so far, it's going as expected. However, traders need to be very careful over the coming day and ahead of the second round of this key elections. Public Polls Were Right After last year's shocking failure of most of the public polls across the board, including the Brexit referend...

2017-04-24 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Le Pen_French Elections_0902

In a dramatic change, the US President Trump has failed to pass his first bill ever in the House of Representatives on Friday, which increases the chances now for many failures ahead. What matters the most in Friday’s event is, despite the fact that the majority of the house is Republicans, yet, Trump was forced to pull the bill few minutes bef...

2017-03-27 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
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Latest Polls Favour Macron The latest polling results for the French election race show that the centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron is consolidating his lead over the far-right candidate Le Pen in both the first and second rounds of the voting. The Harris Interactive Poll now has Macron winning the first round of the voting with 26% of votes ah...

2017-03-10 James Harte Read more
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Francois Fillion in meeting for the primaries of the political party Les Republicains. If there's one thing that Brexit and the U.S. elections have shown, the only certainty, at least in the current global landscape is uncertainty. Opinion polls have continued to shift back and forth, and so far, the major narrative has been that Le Pen will be...

2017-03-07 John Benjamin Read more
Le Pen Win

Image via European Parliament Len Pen Still Ahead in The First Round Polls Opinion polls for the first round of voting the French elections continue to favour far-right candidate Marine Le Pen for victory though En Marche! Candidate Emmanuel Macron now trails by only one point according to polling by PresiTrack OpinionWay / ORPI for Les Echo...

2017-03-03 James Harte Read more
Le Pen_French Elections_0902

Marine Le Pen, head of the National Front The upcoming French elections are a key focus point for markets. With populist and nationalist political support growing there is an increasing concern that the future of the Eurozone in under threat. We will be bringing you weekly updates on the French elections as the campaign develops and to kick thi...

2017-02-09 James Harte Read more