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When it comes to the French presidential elections, it seems that many investors have their reading glasses on when they should be looking into the distance with their binoculars. While the presidential elections makes for great political theatre, regardless of who gets elected president, it will do little to overcome the legislative challenges faced by France. Parliamentary elections are just two months away, the results of which could make the country unmanageable.

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election could prove to be a shrewd move. If it succeeds, it could produce a Conservative government with a renewed mandate, as well as a significant boost for Brexit negotiations with the European Union (EU).

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