David Zahn, head of European fixed income at Franklin Templeton, considers what the final straits of the French presidential election could mean for markets.
Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG, looks at the key markets to watch as the result of the first round of voting in the French election is announced on Sunday.
Greece will hold another election next month after talks to form a coalition government failed, according to the leader of the Socialist Pasok party.
Both France and Germany recorded growth in the third quarter of this year, according to official data.
The euro has failed, and any credible solution to the eurozone crisis will not be found, Foreign & Colonial’s Peter Lees has warned.
Rumours of the imminent demise of the French banking system are, it seems, greatly exaggerated. For now...