European stockmarkets

The next big emerging-market meltdown

Turkey is heading for default, says Jonathan Compton, and the resulting global domino effect should not be underestimated. Investors should stand clear.

Enjoy Europe’s rally while it lasts

European stocks have had a good run so far this year. Just don’t bank on it continuing.

Can the Dax keep soaring?

The Dax, which tracks the performance of Germany’s 30 largest companies, keeps hitting all-time highs. But can it keep this up?

Macron’s victory heralds a new dawn for Europe

The last eight years have seen Europe stagnate, but now the long-delayed recovery may finally be taking place. Matthew Partridge looks at how to profit.

Macron win will boost European stocks

The mood in European equity markets is likely to be positive for the next few months, with earnings growth and upward earnings estimates both outpacing America’s.

Chart of the week: light at the end of the tunnel for Greece?

Greece has just agreed a further package of pension, tax and labour market reforms with its creditors, opening the way for discussions about debt relief – a crucial precondition for a sustainable economic recovery.

What Macron’s victory means for markets

France has chosen Emmanuel Macron as its next president. But we’re unlikely to see much of a relief rally in the markets. John Stepek explains why.

Stocks surge as Macron takes the lead

When it became clear that Emmanuel Macron had narrowly prevailed over Marine Le Pen in the first round of the presidential election, markets surged.

As Trump-mania wanes, expect Macron fever to take its place

Donald Tump may not be quite as good for stocks as investors had hoped. But don’t despair, says John Stepek. There’s a new leader to get excited about: Emmanuel Macron.

Erdogan recreates Turkish sultanate

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan narrowly won reforms which will all but recreate Turkey as a sultanate.

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