January 22nd, 2015
Episode 135 of 836 episodes
The European Central Bank announces a 60bn euros per month asset-buying programme as the eurozone economy continues to flag. The BBC's Andrew Walker talks us through the details, and Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks MacDonald, tells us what it means for the markets. Plus, we look at how the euro's buying power varies hugely throughout the eurozone with the Economist newspaper's finance editor, Ed Mcbride, and their latest Big Mac index.
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