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Georgie Frost

Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com on the News Review 27/07/16

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com on the News Review 27/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com. And today, they look at the big story of the day - where the GDP for the second quarter of the year picked up by 0.6% - but why was this? Also on the show, southern rail could be hit by more striker. And, Apple's iPhone sales have dropped for a second quarter in a row. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Kevin Pratt


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Georgie Frost

Money Fight Club: How to beat insurers

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Money Fight Club: How to beat insurers
This week Financial journalists Lindsay Cook and Anne Caborn enter the ring with Georgie about insurance and flooding … and also who will get their sucker punch award this week?
Guests:

Anne Caborn, Lindsay Cook


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Challenger banks – just how are they faring?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Challenger banks – just how are they faring?
The FTSE 250 lender, Virgin Money, saw 35% wiped off its share value after Britain voted to leave the EU, that in spite of a record first quarter. On the day of the company's half-year results, Dr Ronan Lynch, Director of the Global Knowledge Centre at the banking consultancy Lafferty Group, was on hand to discuss the numbers and the performance of challenger banks in general.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Ronan Lynch


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Are Tesla leading us into a new world of decentralised energy?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Are Tesla leading us into a new world of decentralised energy?
Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, has published the second part of his self-titled "masterplan", in which his ongoing attempt to buy solar panel company, SolarCity, has generated significant attention. Is this a sign that we could be on the verge of an energy system revolution? Share Radio’s Joe Aldridge has been speaking with The Memo's Senior Tech Reporter, Oliver Smith, to find out.
Guests:

Joe Aldridge, Oliver Smith


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Georgie Frost

Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 26/07/16

Georgie Frost
Original Broadcast:

Consuming Issues

Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 26/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Vix Leyton from cashback site Quidco.com. And today, they look at the big story of the day - where Ofcom has said BT Openreach, should be run by its own board, but still owned by BT. Elsewhere, Amazon are set to test using drone to deliver packages, while millions of train users are being overcharged by operators who are hiding the cheapest fares. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
Guest:

Vix Leyton


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Juliette Foster

Conversations From Africa: South Africa's economic health, Zimbabwe protest updates, Uganda economy shrinks in 1st quarter

Juliette Foster
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Conversations From Africa

Conversations From Africa: South Africa's economic health, Zimbabwe protest updates, Uganda economy shrinks in 1st quarter
This is Conversations From Africa with Chris Bishop - the Managing Editor of Forbes Africa Magazine, based in Johannesburg, & host - Patrick Jones. In this edition - a closer look at the South African Finance Minister's plans for the countries economy, bleak economic news for Uganda, Uber runs into trouble in South Africa & an update on the Zimbabwe Protest movements.

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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: The state of the UK economy, one month on from the Brexit vote

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: The state of the UK economy, one month on from the Brexit vote
It’s a month since the UK voted to leave the EU, and data from the Markit PMI shows that the UK business economy has sunk to its lowest level since April 2009. But what should we make of this? Joe Aldridge has been hearing from Scott Bowman, UK Economist at Capital Economics.
Guests:

Joe Aldridge, Scott Bowman


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Public First's James Frayne discusses a new industrial strategy post-Brexit

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Public First's James Frayne discusses a new industrial strategy post-Brexit
A string of possible business projects, including the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station, will need to be decided on by new Government Ministers, as Brexit opens up new policy options, including a possible industrial strategy. But what will it look like? James Frayne, a former senior civil servant in government, discussed on Share Radio.
Guests:

Paul Sedgwick, James Frayne


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Georgie Frost

Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk, on the News Review 25/07/16

Georgie Frost
Original Broadcast:

Consuming Issues

Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk, on the News Review 25/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Financial Broadcaster of the Year Georgie Frost. Joining us today is Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk. And the big story of the day - former BHS owner, Sir Philip Green has been branded as the "unacceptable face of capitalism". Georgie and Hannah will also mull over how the failure of BHS could help the government protect workplace pensions. Plus, Living near a supermarket can help to boost the value of your home by £22,000. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
Guest:

Hannah Maundrell


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Georgie Frost

This Is Money: Good Deal or Bad Day?

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This Is Money: Good Deal or Bad Day?
Once again, it's time for the This is Money podcast. Every week, in partnership with NS&I, Financial Broadcaster of the Year Georgie Frost and Financial Website of the Year This is Money team up to go through all the finance stories you need to know this week. First up: the ARM takeover by Softbank - does this prove that Britain is open for business, or did we just write ourselves out of the Internet of Things? Then, we take a look at the new cabinet, what would you do if you were in charge of the country? Or pensions? Then, banks are 'named and shamed' for offering loyal savers record low interest rates. All this and more, on This is Money. This is Money is presented in partnership with NS&I
Guests:

Simon Lambert, Richard Browning


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