With Germany heading to the polls on Sunday, John Redwood assesses the chances of Angela Merkel winning a fourth term as Chancellor as well as the risks posed by upcoming votes in Spain and Italy
Earlier this year markets were stalked by talk of political risk in the eurozone and the euro itself was on trial in the Dutch and French elections. In common with many in the markets, we thought the euro...
Investors have largely avoided financials over the past 10 years, with the share prices of US and European banks having largely stood still relative to broader markets since 2007. But while banks won't return to their record valuations any time soon (and...
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First of planned acquisitions
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