Should financial markets worry about Le Pen as French President? Yes

06-04-17 14:30 | Nordea podcasts | Nordea podcasts

Who will become the next French president – Macron, Fillon or Le Pen? Moving closer to the first election round (23rd April), it is still an open race. EU-sceptic Marine Le Pen is a popular politician in France, but surely not favoured by the financial markets – on the contrary. So why are the financial markets “afraid” of seeing Le Pen as the next French president? Chief analyst Holger Sandte explains the tension and elaborates on various possible political scenarios and the implications on the financial markets. Hear Holger’s advice to investors prior to the first round – and why we could be facing a true thriller. 

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