• In the French presidential run-up, who is leading?

    The stakes are high, and so the betting companies are working in full force. The average coefficient for Macron winning is currently 1.10, while the coefficient for Le Pen is at 6.

  • French elections – are things going well for the economic markets?

    Terrorist attacks, sluggish income growth, high unemployment forced the France to make a choice in favour of candidates offering bold, cardinal political and economic reforms. According to Macron, the vote is not for the new president, but for changing the political system in general.

  • France may seal the fate of the EU

    The European markets are busy assessing the outcome of the first round of the presidential elections in France. Makron and Le Pen almost equalled in the presidential race, which is causing serious fear among the investors.