Strugatch, Warren
July 1986
FE: The Magazine for Financial Executives;Jul/Aug1986, Vol. 2 Issue 7/8, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the French stock market. The resurgence of the French market seems to have positioned the country's politics a little closer to the European mainstream. The re-entry of conservative forces into the arenas of French decision-making will not actually, steer economic policy towards a radically new course. If major privatizations are in the cards, the modernization of the country would facilitate capitalization. Traditionally, private investment patterns in this country favor such conservative vehicles as gold, real estate and term deposits. Foreign investors can currently purchase up to 20 percent of a publicly traded firm through normal channels. France seems well positioned to benefit from the global trend towards deregulation of the financial marketplace.


Related Articles

  • Deregulating the Brokerage Industry. Mann, H. Michael // Challenge (05775132);Nov/Dec76, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p48 

    The article focuses on the deregulation of the brokerage industry in the U.S. May 1, 1975 ushered in a new era for the brokerage industry. This date marked the end, after more than 180 years, of the practice by members of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) of charging fixed commission rates to...

  • NORDIC COUNTRIES.  // Electricity Deregulation Report Global;2004, Issue 3, p55 

    Looks at the privatisation and electric deregulation status of the countries in the Nordel market as of January 2004. Countries included in the Nordel market; Structure of the electricity sector; Information on electricity consumption of the countries.

  • Kicking Away the Ladder. Ha-Joon Chang // Challenge (05775132);Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p63 

    The article discusses the development of capitalism in Great Britain and in the U.S. Great pressure is currently being applied on developing countries by the developed world, and the international development policy establishment that it controls, to adopt a set of "good policies" and "good...

  • Brasiliens udviklingsstrategier i en foranderlig global økonomi. Christensen, Steen Fryba // Okonomi & Politik;2013, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p41 

    Between 1930 and the 1980s, Brazil pursued a development strategy where industrial policies and an active role of the state in the economy played a significant role. This strategy gave way to a neo-liberal development model of economic openness, deregulation and privatization of state companies...

  • WINNER TAKES ALL. Prest, Michael // Prospect;Dec2006, Issue 129, p13 

    The article comments on the excessive waves of self-congratulation that greeted the 20th anniversary of "big bang," when the old restrictive practices of the London Stock Exchange were swept away on October 27, 1986. The author cites that the event marked the emergence of London, England, as a...

  • Is There a Soft Landing for the Financial Markets? Silvia, John E. // Challenge (05775132);May/Jun90, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p31 

    Public policy, like the economy, runs in cycles. Conservative thought with an emphasis on deregulation and laissez faire economics dominated the 1980s. But today the concern is that the 1980s agenda that produced financial deregulation also produced deterioration in the quality of federal...

  • Overcoming Resistance to Deregulation. Nam Seong-il // Korea Focus;Fall2007, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p36 

    The article focuses on the issue related to the economic rehabilitation in South Korea. The process of implementing a regulatory reform is the key success to solve the economic problems in the country, wherein the most important thing is the supports of leaders in market principles. Moreover,...

  • Government backs off tax.  // Accountancy;Oct95, Vol. 116 Issue 1226, p12 

    Reports on the Great Britain government's withdrawal of a proposal to merge the administration of the Pay-As-You-Earn and National Insurance contribution systems as part of deregulating businesses. Potential savings for businesses from the merger; Decision to settle for less controversial...

  • Converting good intentions into real benefits. Maude, Francis // Accountancy;Oct95, Vol. 116 Issue 1226, p81 

    Focuses on the achievements of the Deregulation Task Force in Great Britain formed to advise the government on how to reduce the burden of regulation. Call for commitment to deregulation at all levels of government; Assessment of regulatory proposals; Enforcement of the task force's recommendations.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics