Stock markets on record highs – A bit of Jamaica in Germany
30 degrees in the shade and pure relaxation for body and soul – that’s what’s promised by the Caribbean island of Jamaica. Meanwhile in Berlin, it’s a cold climate and high tension, as preparations begin for negotiations on a black-yellow-green coalition. All this implies uncertainty, but the stock market seems unconcerned, and looks straight through all the negative factors. What is driving markets, with Wall Street and now also Germany’s DAX hitting new record highs? And what are the risks from the new political climate in Germany? You’ll get the answers in the new Werthstein Index Update – and this time, Martin Lück, chief investment strategist from the world’s largest asset manager Blackrock, joins the show.
Will the CSU/CDU, the FDP and the Greens find common ground, or will they fail to come together? How long will it take before Germany has a new government? Our experts give their views on this, and reveal the new Werthstein index.