Trading News and Research

Displaying research tagged:   French election

Show Filters

TRADE THE FOREX MARKET WITH GUIDANCE

Keep abreast of market opportunities in the FX markets with insights, actionable trade ideas and support.
Open An Account

Euro, stocks down on profit-taking post French elections

May 8, 2017 12:43 PM
A classic reaction in the markets to the outcome of the French elections. It was widely expected that pro-euro centrist Emmanuel Macron was going to become the new President of France and that he would beat the euro-sceptic Marine Le Pen by a wide margin. And so it proved.

French Election: Landslide Macron victory prompts muted initial reaction from euro

May 7, 2017 10:55 PM
The widely-expected outcome of the French presidential election came to be on Sunday evening, as pro-euro centrist Emmanuel Macron was projected to become the new President-elect of France. Macron easily defeated his rival, anti-euro candidate Marine Le Pen, by a substantial margin, prompting some to declare that the election outcome was a clear vot...

French Election 2nd Round: Would a Macron win extend the euro rally?

May 5, 2017 6:40 PM
The time has come once again for markets to speculate on who will ultimately become the next president of France, as the second round of the French presidential election is set for this Sunday. But this time, unlike the first round of the election two weeks ago, the deep market concerns that anti-euro candidate Marine Le Pen might have a good chance...

GOLD: Commodities stage small rebound ahead of NFP, French elections

May 5, 2017 12:33 PM
The first trading week of May is about to end, which means all of the attention will be on the US non-farm payrolls data. Well, that would have been the case had it not been for the small matter of the French elections at the weekend and also this week's collapse in commodity prices. Gold, silver, copper and iron ore, as well as crude oil prices, ha...

EUR/USD coiled in a tight range ahead of Fed, Euro GDP, US jobs, French election

May 2, 2017 8:02 PM
EUR/USD has been coiled in a tightening trading range for the past week after the first round of the French presidential election in late April caused a sharp euro relief rally that was combined with general weakness in the US dollar. That rally and subsequent consolidation for EUR/USD will be put to the test in the coming days amid major economic a...