Stuart Culverhouse Head of Sovereign & Fixed Income Research
July 18 2019
Ukraine parliamentary elections – Zelensky's party in lead, but majority not assured
Ukraine returns to the polls on Sunday, 21 July for snap parliamentary elections. Originally scheduled for October, they were called early by new President Volodymyr Zelensky after he took office on 20 May. Zelensky had a strong political incentive to seek early elections. After his inauguration, he was a president with a new political party, but no MPs.
The parliamentary (Rada) elections offer Zelensky the chance to capitalise on his popularity and finally pursue his own policy agenda...
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