Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Goldman Sachs in pay hike to beat EU bonus cap

Financial giant Goldman Sachs is set to increase the salaries of its London-based staff to circumvent EU bonus cap rules, reports broadcaster Sky News. Goldman partners earn an annual average salary of €440,000 but receive even larger bonuses. EU rules cap the bonuses to the double level of a salary.

France still anxious over possibility of Le Pen win

Despite opinion polls that place centrist Macron well ahead of the far-right leader Le Pen in the 7 May presidential run-off, doubts are emerging about his capacity to unite the French people around his candidacy.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.

Investigation

Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.