Boom Bust: HSBC currency rigging, Long on pension funding
The top story: The U.S. has charged an HSBC official in its probe of that firm’s alleged FX rigging. Ameera David has details. Afterwards, RT Correspondent Marina Portnaya discusses the US target of $1 billion in assets in a Malaysian embezzlement case. Then, Boom Bust’s Bianca Facchinei reports on the future of the migrant deal between the EU and Turkey. For Angela Merkel, the stakes are particularly high.
After the break, Ameera David talks about municipal finance, particularly pension funding with Cate Long, partner at Puerto Rico Clearinghouse. And in the Big Deal, Ameera and Edward Harrison discuss the large emigration out of the former Eastern Bloc.