The Federal Reserve has again extended its stimulus programme. The US central bank said it is waiting for more evidence that the economy is improving. The Fed noted that the recovery in the housing market slowed down in recent months, though experts say that the government shut-down and debt ceiling debate were factors as well.
Meanwhile there are more signs of recovery in Spain. The National Statistics Institute confirmed that the country did emerge from a two year recession. But it looks like the problems there are far from over,
And in one of the most anticipated earnings reports, Apple posted its much analysed results for the last quarter.
We discuss the financial week with Nejra Cehic from Bloomberg in this edition of Business Weekly.