The UK's vote to leave the EU has resulted in a weaker pound and less foreign investment. But domestic exporters are better off now. Berenberg Bank's Holger Schmieding takes a look at both sides of the coin.
Germany's blue-chip Dax index and the euro have pared early losses suffered after Chancellor Angela Merkel's efforts to form a coalition government failed. But political uncertainty in Europe's biggest economy remains.
The huge success of Germany's populist right-of-center AfD may have shocked the political establishment in the country. But economists say the party's advance in state elections poses no threat to foreign investment.
The ECB's announcement to cut interest rates and increase its already large bond-buying program has drawn a mixed response globally. Some are worried the latest move will once again fail to achieve the desired effect.
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