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10 things you need to know before European markets open

Jeremy Paxman

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know.

1. Newly-inaugurated French President Emmanuel Macron appointed a conservative prime minister on Monday. Edouard Philippe, 46, a lawmaker and mayor of port city Le Havre, is from the moderate wing of the main center-right The Republicans party and will be a counterweight to former Socialist MPs who have joined Macron’s cause.

2. Russia had nothing to do with a massive global cyberattack, President Vladimir Putin said, criticising the US intelligence community for creating the original software. Hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries have been hit by the read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com