Euro May Look Past PMI Data as French Election Looms

DailyFX com Talking Points Euro to look past flash PMI data with French election in focus Yen edged tellingly higher even as markets risk appetite firmed NZ Dollar fell cooler housing market stoked dovish RBNZ bets The.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 21st, 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

Euro Gaps Sharply Higher as Le Pen, Macron Advance in French Vote

DailyFX com Talking Points Euro soars as Macron Le Pen advance in French election Macron on pace to finish first according to exit polling data Fillon Hamon express support for Macron in second round The Euro gapped higher at.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 23rd, 2017

Euro Steady As Economic Growth Hits Six-Year High

DailyFX com Talking Points Euro Zone composite services and manufacturing PMI data at 72 month high Job creation also rose to the highest for almost a decade Encouraging data unlikely to alter Euro sentiment as traders await French election See.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 21st, 2017

What election? French yields fall, euro steadies as vote looms

LONDON (Reuters) - Global markets appeared largely calm on Friday, the last day of trading before the first round of France's closely fought presidential election, with French bond yields hitting a three-month low and the euro treading water......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 21st, 2017

Asia shares down, euro pressured by doubts over Trump's policies, French election - Reuters

ReutersAsia shares down, euro pressured by doubts over Trump's policies, French electionReutersA woman walks past electronic board.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 8th, 2017

Catalan vote dents euro, upbeat U.S. data lifts stocks

TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro dipped on Friday after Catalan separatists wanting to break away from Spain won a regional election, while Asian stocks edged up on new data pointing to steady growth in the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 22nd, 2017

Euro zone looks up - and sideways at Catalonia

French business confidence is at a 10-year high and rising tax revenues could cheer German coalition negotiators. But will Spain's Catalonia election spoil the party? David Pollard reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 21st, 2017

EUR/USD - Euro Quiet On Lack Of Eurozone Data, Fed Statement Looms

EUR/USD - Euro Quiet On Lack Of Eurozone Data, Fed Statement Looms.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 1st, 2017

EUR/USD – Euro Quiet on Lack of Eurozone Data, Fed Statement Looms

The euro continues to have a quiet week. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1634, down 0.11% on the day. On the release front, there are no eurozone indicators. The US will release two key events – ADP Nonf.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 1st, 2017

CAC Yawns as ECB Remains Cautious, French Election Looms

The CAC index is showing little movement in the Friday session. Currently, the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJun 9th, 2017

Le Pen Wavers on Euro as Parliamentary Election Looms

Opposition to the euro is wavering inside France’s far-right National Front party due to infighting over whether its signature policy is to blame for Marine Le Pen’s failed presidential bid......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 25th, 2017

EUR/USD – Euro Steady as Markets Eye Draghi Speech

The euro has ticked lower in the Wednesday session, as the pair trades at 1.0870. On the release front, French data was better than expected. Industrial production posted a gain of 2.0%, above the estimate .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMay 10th, 2017

Bond Report: 2-year Treasury yield rises for fifth day in a row

Treasury yields edged up Tuesday after geopolitical concerns abated with anti-euro candidate Marine Le Pen’s defeat at the French Presidential Election runoff and new corporate supply weighed on demand for U.S. government paper......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2017

Back to the Grind

Back to the Grind  Now that the French election risk is little more than an afterthought; the market is quickly pivoting to the Federal Reserve Board’s expectations while focusing on this week’s key economic data releases. Friday’s re.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMay 8th, 2017

Currencies: Euro slumps as French-election fueled bounce fades

The euro pull back on Monday, after a brief relief rally over centrist reformer Emmanuel Macron’s victory in Sunday’s presidential election in France......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2017

French Election Soothes Sentiments: ETFs Likely to Benefit

Centrist candidate Macron's win in the French presidential election will likely boost Eurozone, France and Euro ETF in the coming days while other corners o.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 8th, 2017

Vive La France: Election Out Of The Way, Focus Returns To Earnings And Data

Markets charged up to record or near-record highs Friday ahead of the French election. Now the vote is over, earnings are 80% finished, and th.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 8th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Wall Street stocks set to retreat as investors look past French election

U.S. stock-index futures trade slightly lower Monday, following Emmanuel Macron’s closely watched presidential election victory in France on Sunday, which helped to ease some concerns about turmoil in the eurozone......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2017

French Election: What Data Reveals About Emmanuel Macron"s Win and the Divided France He Will Govern

Though Macron beat Marine Le Pen, polling data reveals stark divisions and a record number of people who cast blank votes......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 8th, 2017

EUR/USD – Euro Steady as Macron Wins Landslide Victory in French Election

The euro has edged lower in the Monday session, as the pair is currently trading at 1.0940. On Sunday, Emmanuel Macron easily defeated Marie Le Pen to win the French presidential election. It’s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMay 8th, 2017