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France’s Presidential Election hit French Bonds

Investors’ speculations on the outcome of the upcoming French presidential election is causing volatility in the European bond markets. On Monday, a poll showing Marine Le Pen in the lead for April’s first round caused yields on French 10-year bonds … Continue reading

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Economic Ripples of the Paris Attacks

The Paris attacks primarily resulted in tragic loss of human life, but may also lead to lasting economic ramifications. As expected, the short term effects were immediately evident. Demand for travel and tourism dropped all over Europe. Stock prices for … Continue reading

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