Weaker Dollar is one of key calls for 2019, Swissquote's Rosenstreich says
Peter Rosenstreich, head of market strategy at Swissquote Bank, talks about the dollar, the market implications of the trade spat between the U.S. and China, European economies and central bank policy. He also discusses his investment strategy, the Brexit negotiations, and the euro.
European banks look to recover from scandals in 2019
Bloomberg's Elisa Martinuzzi reviews the bank scandals of 2018 and previews European bank performance for 2019.
Migrant Crisis: Time for Fortress Europe?
Chancellor Merkel is facing huge pressure: she needs to bring divided European governments together to support a common line on refugees if she is to patch up a deep rift in her coalition in Berlin. But how can that be achieved? Guests this week: Thorsten Benner (GPPI), Monica Goracci (IOM), Raghida Bahnam (freelance journalist).
Future of 3m EU citizens in UK uncertain as Brexit looms
Millions of Europeans have been living and working in Britain for years. When the British citizenry voted to leave the EU, the future of those workers was thrown into doubt. Many of them work for an increasingly stretched National Health Service.
EU embassies flouting visa laws
Some European embassies have been violating the European Union law by collecting fees on Visa processes that should be free. The EU law stipulates that students who apply for the purpose of study should have their visa fees waived.
Merkel hits back at Trump over trade
David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International, discusses Angela Merkel's rebuff to President Trump's sustained criticism of German exports.
Iceland signs $250 Million deal to clean up Chinese power
A tiny north European island known best for icebergs, geysers and volcanoes is helping China fight pollution.
Europe’s migrant crisis
73,335 migrants who braved the deadly Mediterranean route have arrived Europe so far, in 2017. Italy, Greece & Bulgaria are the top three welcoming European countries.
US press features Macron win on front pages
US newspapers feature front page news of centrist Emmanuel Macron's election as president of France. Macron won warm backing from his European allies after his resounding victory, but the focus at home shifted to whether he can govern the country without a traditional party.