The Eurozone Joins The “Weak Q1” Club

Eurozone GDP growth in Q1 arrived in line with a GDP tracker at +0.4% on a quarterly basis estimated by AXA IM strategists (versus a consensus of 0.6%) and reflected “the weakness in industrial production in several member states during January and February.”

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Are State-Owned Stakes In Companies Important?

Is the fact that the state owns a stake in a company, with the corresponding voting rights, an obstacle for it or not? AlphaValue has arbitrarily established the level of 15% as a sufficiently big enough quota to be able to offer an opinion about the strategy which may not coincide with the best interests of other shareholders.