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  • Paris stock market falls after attack, before French elections
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    AFP2 days ago

    Paris stock market falls after attack, before French elections

    The Paris stock market fell on Friday after the latest violent attack in the city and as traders awaited a hotly-contested presidential election in France. London was weighed down by much weaker than expected ...

  • World markets higher as French election looms
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    AFP3 days ago

    World markets higher as French election looms

    Global stock markets edged higher Thursday, but investors were treading cautiously ahead of the upcoming French presidential election, while Wall Street was buoyed by a raft of corporate earnings reports, ...

  • World markets tread water as French election looms
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    AFP3 days ago

    World markets tread water as French election looms

    Eurozone stock markets mostly trod water Thursday as investors turned their attention to the upcoming French presidential election, while Wall Street opened on a firmer footing on the back of a raft of corporate earnings reports, traders said. Around 1350 GMT, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was barely changed, recovering slightly from a weaker start to the session induced by the strong pound. "Equity markets are mixed" with the FTSE "underperforming" as a result of the falling oil price and the unwelcome strength of the poud, said Accendo Markets analyst Mike van Dulken.