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WBR: Wall Street Update 20 Mar 15

March 20th, 2015

Episode 261 of 1091 episodes

The NASDAQ closes above 5,000 just hours after the FTSE reached a new record high of 7,000 in London. So why are markets so buoyant? We turn to Chris Low of FTN Financial in New York for today’s market report. Plus - Spanish bank Sabadell says it has big plans for future growth after agreeing a $2.5bn takeover of UK lender TSB. If approved, it would be the latest in a string of acquisitions at home and abroad. We hear from Sebastian Albella at Linklaters in Madrid on how the bank survived the financial crisis.

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