In the space of a week, Roland Lescure has gone from overseeing more than C$200 billion ($151 billion) in bonds and equities at Canada's second-largest pension fund manager to handing out political leaflets on the streets of Montreal. He swears he has.
Le Pen wants France to dump the euro and protect French jobs, while Macron is a champion of closer European integration. Markets hate, hate, hate volatility. Look at how they reacted after the Greek elections in 2012. With the UK leaving the EU.
French election turnout worst in modern history as Emmanuel Macron heads for landslide victory in parliament The Independent.
Google used it as a guide to create the maps ... A study published in Nature in 2012 showed that conversation on Facebook ahead of an election can increase voter turnout, with 300,000 voters turning out to the polls in America in 2010, having seen Facebook.
In the last election in 2012 , Prime Minister Mark Rutte's Liberals emerged as the largest party while Labor, his eventual coalition partner, swept the big cities. This year's election is looking much more open.
Angola changes its leader — 37 years on Business Day.
A landlocked Balkan country with a population of 1.8 million, Kosovo has one of the highest unemployment rates in Europe at more than 30 percent, and corruption is rampant. More than half a million Kosovars live abroad and the economy is highly .
The ECB’s policy announcement and tensions in Catalonia were the major events dominating the European ... a snap election. Other Asian markets were guided by earnings and the fortunes of the euro. Meanwhile, political events continued to guide Latin.
Germany's Bundestag has chosen outgoing Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble to be its parliamentary president, or speaker. Accepting the post, Schäuble stressed the need to maintain mutual "respect" amid heated debates.
After Brexit and Donald Trump, the French elections are up next. Here is all you need to know The Indian Express.
Dutch populist fails election test. European leaders celebrate USA TODAY.
Once the campaign dust has settled on every German election , either at state or national level, the political parties, who have spent the previous months pulling apart each other's policies and casting aspersions on the credentials of each other's.
Marine Le Pen vs. Emmanuel Macron: French candidates couldn't be more different USA TODAY.
A 2012 graduate of Parsons ... She indulges her love of travel and romance on her website, destinationw.com, a definitive guide to destination weddings.