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Georgie Frost

This is Money: What Goes Up...

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This is Money: What Goes Up...
Welcome to the This is Money and Share Radio podcast, brought to you in partnership with NS&I. This week we ask just how high the FTSE could go in 2017. With the New Year bull run still in full swing is now the time to invest or could the current record be too good to be true? Meanwhile the FTSE might be rising but the pound continues to slump to its lowest levels since the 2008 crisis. Good news for exporters at least whilst even Mark Carney’s admitting Brexit won’t be quite as bad for the country. So just where does all this leave the devaluing pound in your pocket? To find out Georgie Frost is joined by Editor Simon Lambert and Personal Finance Editor Rachel Rickard Straus. Also on this week’s agenda they look at the latest retail figures, Halifax’s statistics on first time buyers and the new powers allowing the tax man to spy on your online activity. This is Money is presented by Georgie Frost in partnership with NS&I.
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Simon Lambert, Rachel Rickard-Straus


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Ed Bowsher

Sterling volatility on its highest level since October, FTSE hits another record, Chinese exports falls 7.7% percent and more - with Jeremy Stretch from CIBC

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

Sterling volatility on its highest level since October, FTSE hits another record, Chinese exports falls 7.7% percent and more - with Jeremy Stretch from CIBC
Jeremy Stretch, Head of G10 FX Strategy, CIBC, joined Share Radio to talk about today's macro stories: sterling volatility reached its highest level since October, ahead of May's Brexit speech on Tuesday, and the FTSE set another record high. We discussed Chinese 2016 falling by 7.7 percent, and whether Trump's proposed tax cuts could threaten America’s triple-A rating. Finally a view on ministers proposing new corporate criminal laws and Spanish inflation jumping to 1.4 percent.
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Jeremy Stretch


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Ed Bowsher

Trump's conference impact on markets, FTSE down after 12-day high, Carney's Brexit stance and more - with Nandini Ramkrishnan, at JP Morgan

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

Trump's conference impact on markets, FTSE down after 12-day high, Carney's Brexit stance and more - with Nandini Ramkrishnan, at JP Morgan
Nandini Ramkrishnan, Global Market Strategist at JP Morgan, joined Share Radio Afternoon to discuss the markets reaction to Trump's Press conference, his first as President-elect. She talked on the FTSE being down after a 12 days of gains, the longest ever winning streak for the index, Carney's view that Brexit is no longer the main risk to UK’s stability, and German GDP growth accelerating to a five-year high of 1.9 percent.
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Nandini Ramakrishnan


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Ed Bowsher

UK trade figures, Trump's press conference, Sainsbury's and more - with Ben Kumar, Seven Investment Management

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

UK trade figures, Trump's press conference, Sainsbury's and more - with Ben Kumar, Seven Investment Management
FTSE's strength continues while the pound falls on the back of new UK trade figures, Sainsbury's reports Christmas growth and what will the market expect following Trump's first press conference since his election? That and more as Share Radio's Ed Bowsher speaks with Ben Kumar, Investment Manager at Seven Investment Management.
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Ben Kumar


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Ed Bowsher

Brexit and the falling pound, FTSE, Boris Johnson & more - with Chris Beauchamp from IG Index

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio News Hour

Brexit and the falling pound, FTSE, Boris Johnson & more - with Chris Beauchamp from IG Index
From Brexit’s impact on the pound to what’s keeping the FTSE up at record levels and some surprising figures from China - Chris Beauchamp from IG Index went through the day’s key economic stories with Share Radio’s senior analyst Ed Bowsher.
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Chris Beauchamp


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Georgie Frost

This Really is Money: Look on the Brightside

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This Really is Money: Look on the Brightside
Welcome to the This is Money and Share Radio podcast, brought to you in partnership with NS&I. After a year of doom and gloom stories this week we’re looking at the positives. Despite the Michael Fish style forecasting of the post-Brexit economy the FTSE is surging to unprecedented levels, could this be the time to start investing? For those less keen on the cut and thrust of the stock market a glimmer of hope for savings rates does seem to be on the horizon in 2017 as we look through some of the accounts paying up to 5%. Georgie Frost is joined by Editor Simon Lambert who gives his wish list of headlines for the next year whilst Consumer Affairs Editor Lee Boyce takes centre stage on everything coin related. But just how well will their financial knowledge stack up in our Podcast Quiz of the Year? This is Money is presented by Georgie Frost in partnership with NS&I.
Guest:

Simon Lambert


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Georgie Frost

Founder of RationalFX looks back on 2016 and gives predictions for 2017.

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Founder of RationalFX looks back on 2016 and gives predictions for 2017.
From Brexit to the US election 2016 proved quite a year for political and economic stories. But what does all this mean for the business world and our finances and what else can we expect in 2017? To get a review of the last year and look forward to the next Share Radio's Melanie Wray spoke to Paresh Davdra, founder and CEO of Rational FX.
Guests:

Paresh Davdra, Melanie Wray


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Nigel Cassidy

What worked and made money in 2016?

Nigel Cassidy
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Share Radio Breakfast

What worked and made money in 2016?
Just about everyone in the financial and investment world is taking stock. What worked and made money in 2016? And how different will the business world look in 2017? One seasoned City figure who has been thinking about all this is David Miller. He's an award-winning money manager, who is Investment Director at Quilter Cheviot, who invest on behalf of nearly 40,000 clients, with over £20 billion in assets. David told Share Radio’s Nigel Cassidy that three particular themes had emerged already for the New Year.
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David Miller


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Sue Dougan

Share Radio's Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher on The News Review 29/12/16

Sue Dougan
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Share Radio Morning

Share Radio's Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher on The News Review 29/12/16
Sue Dougan is joined in the studio by Share Radio's Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher. Today they discuss the recent bounce in the FTSE 100 as well as the increasing growth in bank deposits. Also on the agenda they look at gym membership deals following recent action by the Competition and Markets Authority. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Ed Bowsher


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Sue Dougan

Kevin Pratt, web editor MoneySuperMarket.com, on The News Review

Sue Dougan
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Share Radio Morning

Kevin Pratt, web editor MoneySuperMarket.com, on The News Review
Sue Dougan is joined in the studio by web editor at MoneySuperMarket.com Kevin Pratt. On the agenda today they look at the state of Britain's aging railways as well as our spending trends from 2016. Plus what to do with any unwanted Christmas gifts. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Kevin Pratt


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