(Bloomberg) -- CDU/CSU stood a 25.2% chance of winning Germany’s Sept. 26 election, down from 29.7% the week before, according to betting odds compiled by the analysis platform Wettbasis.
The SPD candidate, Olaf Scholz, was favored to become the next chancellor with a 76.6% chance of success, compared with 66.8% the previous weekHere are the odds offered by bookmakers on which party will come first:Here are the odds on candidates to succeed Angela Merkel as chancellor:
NOTE: The percentages in both tables do not add up to 100 because the odds include the bookmaker’s margin.
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