Deutsche Gives Germany's Economy a Further Thumping
Europe’s economic and political leader is taking a battering just as the region needs it most. With Deutsche Bank AG and Volkswagen AG facing multi-billion-dollar bills in the U.S. for bad behavior, they risk undermining a German economy that is one of the few centers of global growth. The transatlantic tussles coincide with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s dimmed political fortunes, as an anti-immigration party to her right siphons off voters. Coutts & Company Chief Investment Officer Alan Higgins discusses with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Countdown."