Closer integration is the only way for European financial markets to survive after Brexit, according to a top EU official.
Valdis Dombrovskis, the EU’s financial services commissioner, said.. City A.M.
Summary of the financial news from around the world: 1. Global markets continue to rally in the wake of Emmanuel Macron's victory in the first round of Sunday's presidential elections in France 2... Source: The Street -
KITCO NEWS - Safe-haven assets were hit hard Monday by rallying risk assets including the euro and world stock markets following the outcome of the first round of France's presidential election. Gold.. Source: The Street -
Here is your round-up of he financial news from around the world: 1. French stocks surged more than 200 points at the start of trading Monday, the most in nearly two years, while equities around Europe.. Source: The Street -
French stocks surged more than 200 points at the start of trading Monday, the most in nearly two years, while equities around Europe posted significant early gains after the first round of the.. Source: The Street -
Wall Street ended the day with slight losses on uncertainty over the upcoming French election and another sharp drop in crude oil. Markets pared losses, though, after President Donald Trump promised to.. Source: The Street -
After yesterday's violent gap up in stocks across the globe in response to the "expected" outcome from the French election, today the risk on sentiment has continued if to a lesser extent, with stocks.. Zero Hedge
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Eurozone banks are set to tighten lending conditions for enterprises and to maintain credit standards for housing loans in the second quarter, the bank lending survey from the... FinanzNachrichten.de
BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (dpa-AFX) - Eurozone general government deficit to GDP ratio declined in the fourth quarter of 2016 after widening in the previous three months, preliminary figures from E... FinanzNachrichten.de Also reported by •RTTNews
Following years of often strict budget austerity, the level of government borrowing in the 19-country eurozone has fallen to its lowest level since early 2008.Official figures Tuesday show the deficit.. Newsmax Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times •FOXNews.com
By Pepe Escobar
Here’s the body count in the latest geopolitical earthquake afflicting the West: The Socialist Party in France is dead. The traditional Right is comatose. What used to be the.. Eurasia Review
Hundreds of billions of dollars were added to the value of blue-chip stocks yesterday as France’s presidential election sparked a global relief rally.
Traders rushed towards risky assets after.. City A.M.
Hollande said French purchasing power would be hit, "thousands" of jobs would be lost and prices would soar if Le Pen won and then implemented her pledge to take France out of the eurozone and hike.. IndiaTimes
Confidence in the German economy increased further in April according to a closely watched survey, signalling continued momentum in the Eurozone’s largest economy.
Business sentiment climbed.. City A.M.
BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (dpa-AFX) - Euro area government deficit and debt to GDP ratios narrowed further in 2016, data from the Eurostat showed Monday. Eurozone's government deficit to GDP ratio ... FinanzNachrichten.de Also reported by •RTTNews
Risk is definitely on this morning as European shares soar, led by French stocks and a new record high in Germany's Dax, after a "French relief rally" in which the first round of the country’s.. Zero Hedge