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Economic Comment

Orderly Brexit more likely due to snap elections

British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for snap elections to be held on 8 June. A victory for Ms. May seems likely at the moment, which would strengthen her Brexit mandate domestically, and her negotiation position with the EU.

Economic Report

The Brexit starting shot has sounded

Brexit has officially started since British Prime Minister Theresa May invoked Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon. The negotiations will be complex, difficult and time consuming and we foresee various roadblocks in the Brexit process.


French elections: This year’s European finals are played in France

The French elections are no done deal; while Macron seems to be ahead, Le Pen has a chance to win the presidency. All candidates have varying economic proposals to make France great again. Taking France out of the EU will be difficult for Le Pen.