If Marine Le Pen becomes French president, we could see the world’s largest-ever sovereign default, and a new financial crisis, says John Stepek.
The worry that François Fillon, the centre-right candidate, has fatally damaged his bid for the presidency has sent French bond prices down to an 18-month low.
Ever since the Greek debt crisis began seven years ago, Greece and its creditors have failed to conclude a single review of the country’s debt relief programmes on time
François Fillon gave an impressive press conference this week. But was it enough to get his campaign back on track?
Greece is back in the headlines with the same old problem: too much debt and no hope of ever paying it off. John Stepek looks at what happens next.
People are waking up to the idea that Marine Le Pen could win the French election. If she does, it would create a great buying opportunity for investors.
Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds on the French and Dutch elections coming up in the next few months.
François Fillon’s presidential bid has been dealt a blow over work allegations concerning his wife.
Chinese president, Xi Jinping, turned out to be an unlikely defender of globalisation.
Martin Schulz, the president of the European Parliament is hoping to give Angela Merkel a run for her money.
This week, the Supreme Court ruled that the government must get parliament’s permission to trigger Article 50.