With the first round of French Presidential election out of the way, market focus now shifts to the incoming polls for the second round.
The latest Opnionway poll results revealed a clear lead for liberal centrist, Emmanuel Macron, 61-39 against his far-right leader opponent Marine Le Pen. Although, the gap seems to have narrowed a bit from previous 64-36, but did little to the prevalent risk-on environment across global financial markets.
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