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Sarah Lowther

What will be the overriding theme of this Autumn Statement?

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

What will be the overriding theme of this Autumn Statement?
Marcus Mason, Head of Business at the British Chambers of Commerce, joined Share Radio Breakfast to discuss the expectations of the Autumn Statement. It's the first one delivered by the new Chancellor of the Exchequer, after only being in the job for a few months, and Marcus discussed whether there will be an eradication or softening of the previous Chancellor's policies.
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Chris Bailey, Marcus Mason


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Sarah Lowther

How did John Laing Environmental Assets Group perform in its half year results? Director Chris Tanner explained

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

How did John Laing Environmental Assets Group perform in its half year results? Director Chris Tanner explained
Chris Tanner, Director at John Laing Environmental Assets Group, joined Share Radio Breakfast to talk on the company’s latest half year results. JLEN is a unique infrastructure fund investing in a balanced portfolio of renewable energy assets including wind, solar, waste processing and wastewater. So how did they perform?
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Chris Bailey, Chris Tanner


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Sarah Lowther

“Profits have been strong because of euro strength vs sterling” – First Property Group’s Ben Habib

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

“Profits have been strong because of euro strength vs sterling” – First Property Group’s Ben Habib
Ben Habib, CEO of First Property Group, joined Share Radio Breakfast to discuss the company’s latest interim results. First Property Group is a property fund manager and investor with operations in the United Kingdom and Central Europe. So what do the results reveal?
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Chris Bailey, Ben Habib


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Sarah Lowther

'Serial Returners' to cause problems for retailers this Black Friday

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

'Serial Returners' to cause problems for retailers this Black Friday
As Black Friday approaches and retailers gear up to welcome an influx of shoppers, Barclaycard is warning merchants to prepare for an increase in customer returns. Paul Lockstone is the Managing Director at Barclaycard, and he joined Share Radio to discuss those shoppers who deliberately over-purchase and then return unwanted items.
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Chris Bailey, Paul Lockstone


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Sarah Lowther

What announcements in the Autumn Statement could move sterling?

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

What announcements in the Autumn Statement could move sterling?
Chancellor Philip Hammond is to release his maiden Autumn statement, in the second of two big economic statements made by the government every year. What key words or statements might move the pound? To offer an insight, Simon Smith, Director and Head of Research at FxPro, joined Share Radio Breakfast.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Simon Smith


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Sarah Lowther

Chancellor expected to announce £400m for new Digital Infrastructure Investment Fund

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

Chancellor expected to announce £400m for new Digital Infrastructure Investment Fund
According to reports, digital strategy will be a main element of the Autumn Statement delivered by Philip Hammond. The Chancellor is expected to announce £400m for a new Digital Infrastructure Investment Fund with private investors asked to match the amount. But is this enough? Ewan Taylor-Gibson is from price comparison website uSwitch, and he joined Share Radio to discuss.
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Chris Bailey, Ewan Taylor-Gibson


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Georgie Frost

Share Radio’s Lawrie Laird reports on public sector borrowing.

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Share Radio’s Lawrie Laird reports on public sector borrowing.
Ahead of tomorrow’s Autumn Statement figures show public sector borrowing has fallen. Official figures show it fell to 4-point-8 billion pounds last month - lower than the 6 billion economists were expecting. It's almost 1-and-a-half billion pounds less than what was borrowed in October last year. To explain more Share Radio's Lawrie reports from the Office for National Statistics.
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Lawrie Laird


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Georgie Frost

Sara Benwell, Consumer Editor of Good Housekeeping, on the News Review 22/11/26

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Sara Benwell, Consumer Editor of Good Housekeeping, on the News Review 22/11/26
Georgie Frost is joined in the studio by consumer editor of Good Housekeeping, Sara Benwell. Today they discuss the potential boost for digital infrastructure in tomorrow's Autumn Statement as well as the risks of online fraud when doing Christmas shopping. Plus why supermarkets could be introducing slow lanes for some customers. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Sara Benwell


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Sarah Lowther

How did Victoria Plc perform in its latest interim results?

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

How did Victoria Plc perform in its latest interim results?
Victoria Plc is a manufacturer, supplier and distributor of design-led carpets and floorcoverings, and it’s announced its latest set of interim results. Originally founded in 1895, it’s now a well-established international manufacturer and distributor of contemporary carpets through its operations in the UK and Australia. Geoff Wilding is the company’s Executive Chairman and he discussed the numbers.
Guests:

Mike Ingram, Geoff Wilding


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Sarah Lowther

Revenue up 17.3% to £614.2m for franchised motor retailer Cambria Automobiles

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

Revenue up 17.3% to £614.2m for franchised motor retailer Cambria Automobiles
Cambria, the AIM listed franchised motor retailer, has announced its audited preliminary results for the year to 31 August 2016. The company has reported strong results in the group's 10th year of trading, with continued strategic progress. So do the numbers reflect that? Mark Lavery, CEO of Cambria Automobiles, joined Share Radio to discuss the numbers.
Guests:

Mike Ingram, Mark Lavery


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