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Only 19% of CAC 40 index is dependent on French economy

Matthieu de Clermont Head of Insurance and Regulatory Strategies (Allianz GI) | Amid a hung parliament, should investors hang around? While a hung parliament was expected, the second round of the French election still delivered a shock result: the far-right National Rally was pushed into third place in a result that triggers days if not weeks of negotiations between the parties to form a government. With the most seats, France’s…

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German consumer confidence worsens to -21.8 points in July versus -19.5 expected against -21.0 earlier

Bankinter: Consumer confidence worsens to -21.8 in July versus -19.5 expected against -21.0 previous (revised from -20.9). Analysis: The index that measures Consumer Confidence interrupts the improvement trend of the previous four months in an environment marked by the rebound in Inflation (+2.4% in May versus +2.2% before). This is not a good sign, it confirms the weakness of the German economy, something that is also seen in the latest…