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Webinar: How to Trade the Euro and CAC 40 Around the French Election

Webinar: How to Trade the Euro and CAC 40 Around the French Election

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- The result of the French Presidential Election should be known by the start of trading in Australia and Asia Monday.

- In this webinar, DailyFX analysts Valentin Aufrand and Martin Essex explain how to trade the Euro and the CAC 40 around it.

- Check out the DailyFX Economic Calendar and see what live coverage of key event risk impacting FX markets is scheduled for the week on the DailyFX Webinar Calendar.

The second round of the French Presidential Election takes place Sunday, with the result expected before the start of trading in Australia and Asia Monday. In this webinar, Valentin Aufrand of dailyfx.com/francais and I discuss how to trade the Euro and the CAC 40, the main Paris stock-market index, around election day.

Our key message: don’t leave positions open as prices are likely to move sharply in either direction when the result is known.

--- Written by Martin Essex, Analyst and Editor

To contact Martin, email him at martin.essex@ig.com

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