Dutch elections

The common currency, euro is likely to experience some volatility starting today, March 15 as the Dutch voters head to polls. Unlike most of the general election results which are announced almost within a day or two, the Dutch election results will be announced on March 21, although preliminary results are expected overnight or by early Thursda...

2017-03-16 John Benjamin Read more
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The euro has been consolidating near a 15-year low with the first two months of the year showing no major movements in the currency pair. While there are significant fundamental risks to the single currency in the form of the elections in Europe this year, the euro has been so far muted. However, this is likely to change over the coming weeks e...

2017-03-14 John Benjamin Read more
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Political leader Geert Wilders of the Dutch center-right party PVV defending his plans during a radio interview. Dutch Elections Not Key Focus but Still Important Markets this year have been predominantly focused on the upcoming French elections rather than the Dutch elections, as voters perceive the electoral system as preventing the PVV fr...

2017-03-09 James Harte Read more