Germany"s recent elections could mean trouble for Europe

Sean Gallup/Getty Images Germany has long been the economic and political center of Europe. But the recent elections saw big losses for the mainstream Christian Democrats and Social Democrats and ga.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2017

France Ready to Walk "Hand in Hand" With Germany to Build New Europe

France’s recent elections give the eurozone an historic opportunity to deepen economic ties, led by a deeper relationship with Germany, according to Bruno Le Maire, the country’s new finance and economy minister......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 30th, 2017

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer to go ahead with new federal elections rather than try to form a minority government, as Europe’s most powerfu.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 20th, 2017

Germany Investing: What ETF Investors Need to Know

Germany is in focus thanks to recent elections. But is this country a good.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 12th, 2017

Migration Crisis Still Hangs Over Europe

French President Emmanuel Macron’s recent speech on securing borders and an anti-immigration party’s success in last week’s German elections show the 2015 crisis continues to cast a shadow over European politics, writes Simon Nixon......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 1st, 2017

In Historic Speech, Macron Makes "Radical" Appeal For United Europe, Calls For "Military Intervention Force"

Just two days after the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party won a larger-than-expected 13% of the vote in Germany’s federal elections over the weekend - dealing a staggering defeat to Chancellor Angela .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2017

In Furious Attack, Poland Slams "Arrogant" Macron, Says "You Won"t Rule Europe"

Even as recent European outcast Poland is demanding World War II reparations from Germany, causing a .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 25th, 2017

The US Army"s top general in Europe urged Germany to spend more

AP Photo/Evan VucciBERLIN (Reuters) - Citing lessons learned from recent big military exercises, the U.S. Army's top general in Europe urged Germany t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2017

Why Facebook Is Trying So Hard to Fight Fake News in Europe

The social network has been under pressure from the UK and Germany. After deleting more than 30,000 fake accounts before the recent French election, Facebook is now engaged in a very similar campaign in B.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 8th, 2017

Europe breaking support, spill over into the states?

How stocks do in Europe, can have an important impact on stocks in the states. Today we look at the patterns in London and Germany, as recent price action could “spill over” into stocks in the states. FTSE .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2017

Timeline of Recent Terror Attacks in Western Europe

Sweden is the latest to be victimized after France, Germany and England in the past two years......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 8th, 2017

Dutch Vote Sets Tone for Coming Elections in Europe

The Netherlands’ election result, for all its local idiosyncrasies, foreshadows themes that will color other European elections in the year ahead in France, Germany and potentially Italy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 16th, 2017

Dutch"s Rutte On Course For A Big Win Over Far-Right Wilders

The result was a relief to mainstream parties across Europe, particularly in France and Germany, where right-wing nationalists hope to make a big impact in elections this year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2017

As VW Pleads Guilty in US Over Diesel Scandal, Trouble Looms in Europe - New York Times

New York TimesAs VW Pleads Guilty in US Over Diesel Scandal, Trouble Looms in EuropeNew York TimesThe Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany. The company's guilty plea on Friday does no.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 10th, 2017

Europe ETFs: Opportunity Awaits Thanks to Eurozone Economies

With major national elections scheduled this year for a slew of major Eurozone economies, including Germany and France, the region’s two largest econ.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 8th, 2017

Poll: Global funds trim stocks, wary on French elections

LONDON (Reuters) - Global investors trimmed their equities exposure in February, with many arguing that markets had become too complacent about risks stemming from Europe's election calendar after a recent blistering stock market rally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2017

"It"s almost word-for-word Trump": Germany"s Social Democrats leader launches a" social-populist" attack on Merkel

© AFP Odd ANDERSENBerlin (AFP) - The leader of Germany's Social Democrats, Martin Schulz, is seen beating Chancellor Angela Merkel in September elections according to several recent polls, thanks to an unapologetically .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 21st, 2017

European markets creep higher amid uncertainty

Hong Kong (AFP) - Europe's main stock markets rose Thursday in tentative trading as growing concerns over Greece and looming elections in France and Germany gnawed at sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 9th, 2017

Shock Poll Shows Merkel Losing Chancellorship If Elections Held Today; JPMorgan Stunned

Overnight we reported that Germany's default swaps spiked to the highest level since Brexit as a recent poll showed that Merkel's lead in the polls had slid to multi-year lows ahead of Germany's elections later in t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 6th, 2017

French Election Offers Next Hope for Populist Upset if Marine Le Pen Wins

Elections in France, Germany and Holland will demonstrate if Anglo-Saxon populism can affect continental Europe......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 31st, 2017

There"s a key risk in Europe that everybody is missing

Thomson ReutersUpcoming European elections, especially those in France and Germany, have many Wall Street economists o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 24th, 2017