FRANCE AT-A-GLANCE

  • GDP (Dec 2013) $2.735 trillion (ranked 5th in the world), GDP Per Capita: $34,100
  •  Market Value of Publicly Traded Shares: $1.823 trillion (rank: 7)
  •  Inflation (Apr 2015): 0.1%
  •  Unemployment Rate (Feb 2015): 10.3%
  • Labor Force (2013): 29.94 million (rank: 21)
  •  Population (Dec 2014): 66 million, Pop. Growth Rate (2014): 0.45% (rank: 158)
  •  Life Expectancy at Birth (2014): 81.7 years (rank: 15)
  • Tax Rates (Jan 2015): Corporate: 33.3%, Personal Income: 50.3%
  •   Area: 643,801 sq km, slightly less than the size of Texas

Sources include: imf.org, worldbank.org, cia.gov, ifitweremyhome.com, tradingeconomics.com

 
Country size comparison: France v. USA

Country size comparison: France v. USA


FRANCE VIDEO SUMMARIES

France Summary

Watch Ryan Hessenthaler summarize his meetings with Invesco PowerShares, MSCI and BNP Paribas. See the "Black Monday' reaction from industry professions in Paris. (2:50)

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Banque de France

Watch John Lunt summarize his meeting with Alain Duchateau, Deputy Director General of Economics and International Relations for the Bank of France. Learn the Bank of France's role in the Eurozone recovery. (3:15)

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Euronext

Watch John Lunt discuss his findings from his meeting with Euronext in Paris, France. John provides insights into the equity markets of France as well as other European countries. (2:31)

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Perspectives on Greece

John Lunt discusses the Bank of France's perspective on the Greek crisis. (2:52)

Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial

As part of the Lunt Capital Investment Trek, John Lunt visited the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial. (0:36)


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FRANCE MEETING MATERIALS

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