French Election Results Video Roundup

Nicolas Sarkozy, President-elect France
Nicolas Sarkozy, President-elect France

Nicolas Sarkozy of France's UMP party won the presidential election with 53.06 pct of the vote against 46.94 pct for socialist candidate Segolene Royal, according to final results issued by France's interior ministry. Official figures showed that just 16.03 pct of the voting electorate abstained from yesterday's vote.

These final results still need to be validated by the Constitutional Council.

Watch full coverage of Election Results and market reaction from CNBC Europe and US:

France Elects New President

On Sunday conservative Nicolas Sarkozy won the French presidential elections with 53.1% of the votes, against 46.9% for socialist candidate Segolene Royal. Nicolas Barr, Deputy Editorial Director at Le Figaro, has the outlook for Sarkozy's mandate with CNBC's Geoff Cutmore.

Sarkozy Victory

Does the UMP have a clear mandate from the country to go forward with Nicolas Sarkozy's reforming agenda? Joelle Garriaud-Maylam, Senator Representing the French Expatriates (UMP), has analysis with CNBC's Geoff Cutmore.

Sarkozy's Presidential Agenda

Conservative Nicolas Sarkozy is now the France's president after winning the election on Sunday. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore talks to Eric Chaney, Chief Economist Europe at Morgan Stanley, about Sarkozy's presidential agenda.

French Market Reaction to Sarkozy Win

Conservative Nicolas Sarkozy's comfortable election win was widely expected by the markets. Thibaut Simonnet, Head of Sales, CM-CIC Securities, has analysis of the impact of Sarkozy's planned reforms with CNBC's Ross Westgate.

Sarkozy's Foreign Policy Plans

France's new president Nicolas Sarkozy promised to rebuild France's ties with America. CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi talks to Douglas Webber, Professor of Political Science at INSEAD, about Sarkozy's foreign policy plans.

Sarkozy's Plans for France's Future

Conservative Nicolas Sarkozy won France's presidential election on Sunday. CNBC's Dan Mann talks to Rachna Uppal, Analyst, Global Insight, about the election and France's future.

US Reaction: French Elections

With the French elections complete, analysts expect a more U.S. friendly administration, with Julianne Smith, Center for Strategic & International Studies international security program deputy director and sr. fellow; Jon Levy, Europe & Eurasia Eurasia Group analyst and CNBC's Sue Herera