French tax

Milton Friedman Proven Right Next, Remarkably, Thomas Piketty and the French Tax System

This is an interesting little point from Thomas Piketty, the French income tax system does not use withholding tax unlike the tax system of just about every other wealthy nation. It’s something that’s been passed into law, that such restraint should happen, but it’s also something that Macron seems to be against. It’s just a […]

French market

European stocks climb, French market boosted following legislative elections

Stocks across Europe surged on Monday, with French stocks rising the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party won a majority in Sunday’s legislative elections. The Stoxx Europe 600SXXP, -0.77% climbed 0.9% to close at 391.94, marking its biggest one-day percentage gain since April 24, according to FactSet data. […]