Hervé BOIRAL, Didier BOROWSKI, Tristan PERRIER, Isabelle VIC-PHILIPPE
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The next European Parliament elections will take place on 23-26 May 2019 in the Member States of the European Union. Given the current complex political context, these elections are becoming a sort of referendum on the EU project, and a key political test for many countries.
Didier BOROWSKI, Isabelle VIC-PHILIPPE, Kasper ELMGREEN
Kenneth J. TAUBES, Paresh UPADHYAYA
The expected outcome of the presidential election occurred, with right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro (PSL) winning vs the leftist Fernando Haddad (PT). Post the first round, Bolsonaro appeared to be the favourite, based on discontent with established politics. However, Brazil’s political path is unlikely to be straight-forward: a solid coalition is necessary to set important reforms, but this does not appear to be on the cards.
Alessia BERARDI, Yerlan SYZDYKOV
In the upcoming US Midterm elections on November 6, there are high expectations of divided Congress, with the Democratic Party taking control of the House of Representatives and the Grand Old Party (GOP) retaining control of the Senate.
Director of currency strategy, US portfolio manager
Andrea BRASILI, Diego FRANZIN, Matteo GERMANO