Irish charm or Irish alarm: Is Ireland ready to break free from international aid? (E12)
With the global economy focused on the US financial drama, Venture Capital changes tune to explore the economic situation across the Atlantic in Ireland. The country will become the first Eurozone country to exit an international bailout. Katie Pilbeam interviews Irish economist and bestselling author David McWilliams on the reality of the average Irish citizen. Switzerland signed an international banking agreement for greater transparency in the industry. Katie questions if this deal spells the end of the banking secrecy empire that has made a huge contribution to the country’s economy for decades. Plus, in house investor Sean Thomas gives us his latest trading experiences all the way from Arizona! And in corporate news, as the Russian football team gears up for Brazil, so does a Russian drugs company.