25 April, 2017
On the 23rd of April, French citizens will be called to elect their new leader. Anti-European sentiment has risen sharply within many EU nations in the past few years and France is not an exception. This makes this election particularly important for the future of the European project. With the surprising results of the Brexit referendum and the US election still fresh in memory, investors are increasingly questioning how this event could impact markets, and whether or not “Frexit” is a realistic scenario.