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Islam and economy ignite French TV debate

Rivals target Macron as polls give centrist a narrow lead in presidential race.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 20th, 2017

Le Pen and Macron clash in French election TV debate

Contenders focus on Islam and the economy in race to reach second round.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 21st, 2017

Feature: The Prophet of France’s Fracture

With a hotly contested election looming, the country’s most famous scholar of Islam finds himself at the center of a tense debate over assimilation, extremism and what it means to be French......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 5th, 2017

Macron and Le Pen clash in French election debate

Initial surveys indicate former economy minister shored up his position.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 21st, 2017

French Voters face stark choice on the economy

Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron, the leading candidates for French president, will offer voters a stark choice on the euro and trade during their first televised campaign debate on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 20th, 2017

Trump tax cut: Huge, vague and likely mild boost for economy

President Donald Trump's team boasted Wednesday that its tax-cut plan would light Americans' financial burdens, ignite economic growth and vastly simplify tax filing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 26th, 2017

Trump tax cut: Huge, vague and likely mild boost for economy

President Donald Trump's team boasted Wednesday that its tax-cut plan would shrink Americans' financial burdens, ignite economic growth and vastly simplify tax filing.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 26th, 2017

Trump tax cut: Huge, vague and likely mild boost for economy

President Donald Trump's team boasted Wednesday that its tax-cut plan would shrink Americans' financial burdens, ignite economic growth and vastly simplify tax filing.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 26th, 2017

Stars Align for Emmanuel Macron---and France

French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron is positioned to succeed in his goal of overhauling the French economy, despite legitimate concerns about his record and platform and the political obstacles ahead......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 26th, 2017

The Stock Market"s Wall of Worry Stands Tall

While French election results and U.S. earnings are bullish, concerns about economy and Trump linger......»»

Category: topSource: barronsApr 24th, 2017

Euro Jumps as French Election Reshapes European Markets

The euro, French government bonds and European stocks closed sharply higher in the wake of the first round of France’s presidential election, with centrist former economy minister Emmanuel Macron edging out far-right politician Marine Le Pen......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 24th, 2017

June Rate Hike Odds Soar To 69% As Debt Ceiling Looms

It appears the hope that a centrist candidate will win the French election is enough to trump tumbling macro-economic data, disappointing earnings, and flailing inflation in the US economy. June rate hike odds have spiked to 69% overnight (even a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2017

French Economy Facing Huge Challenges

France is stuck in a major rut. Europe’s third biggest ec.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseApr 24th, 2017

Why France’s Economy Matters So Much: France by the Numbers

Western financial markets got a major boost on Monday morning, as Macron topped Le Pen in the French elections, with a coalition expected to give Macron a formal victory next month......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 24th, 2017

11 Facts That Prove The 2017 US Economy Is In Far Worse Shape Than It Was In 2016

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, There is much debate about wh.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2017

US Export Door Opens With Weak Dollar

Grain marketsare higher, supported by a weaker US Dollar and last week’s sell-off of 14 cents in corn and 24 cents in wheat. French election results adds confidence to EU economy........»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesApr 24th, 2017

Macron-Le Pen face-off: EU supporter vs. economic nationalist

Far-right firebrand Marine Le Pen and centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron, set to face off in a May 7 French election with major implications for the future of Europe, have very different views on the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 23rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Euro surges to 5-month high against dollar after French election

The euro jumped sharply against other global currencies on Sunday as polls closed in the first round of France’s presidential election, with centrist former economy minister Emmanuel Macron in the lead according to initial projections......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2017

Euro Hits Five-Month High on French Election

The euro jumped sharply against other global currencies on Sunday as polls closed in the first round of France’s presidential election, with centrist former economy minister Emmanuel Macron in the lead according to initial projections......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2017

French Election Latest Polls: Marine Le Pen Gaining Support After Paris Shooting

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen's campaign has been dominated by anti-Islam and anti-immigration rhetoric......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2017

Currencies: Dollar gains against euro ahead of French election; sags versus yen

The dollar gained versus the euro and against most leading rivals on Friday ahead the first round on Sunday of a tight French presidential race that likely holds implications for the eurozone economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017