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Linda Lewis (1)

Company Casebook: Pavegen

Linda Lewis (1)
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Company Casebook

Company Casebook: Pavegen
Pavegen are a company who have come up with revolutionary technology that transforms the power of people's footsteps into energy. Linda Lewis meets the CEO Laurence Kemball Cook, who reveals how the company has teamed up with Tribal Planet in Silicon Valley to turn the data from footsteps into a 'digital currency' which people can spend using their mobile phone.
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Laurence Kemball Cook


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Nick Peters

Marketing Watch: Artisan Craft Based Advertising, Iconic Ads and the New Blood Shift

Nick Peters
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Marketing Watch

Marketing Watch: Artisan Craft Based Advertising, Iconic Ads and the New Blood Shift
Copywriting Expert, Nick Parker, joins Nick Peters explaining the new phenomenon of artisan craft based advertising, questioning why it has become so popular in today's corporate and technology-led society. John Donovan, GumGum's UK Vice President, looks back at some iconic ads of the 70s and 80s and debates how they would perform in today's media environment, while Paul Drake, Director of D&AD, discusses his new scheme, New Blood Shift, which aims to recruit more young people from more diverse backgrounds into the creative industries.
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Nick Parker, John Donovan, Paul Drake


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Ask Sarah: Making Money from Your Hobby

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Ask Sarah

Ask Sarah: Making Money from Your Hobby
Ever thought of turning your hobby into your dream job? From baking to arts and crafts, Sarah Pennells looks at what financial aspects one should consider when thinking of setting up a business. Kerry Ann Duffy, a photographer specialising in weddings and portraits, Bethany Armitage, from Make it Betty, and Helen Reed, founder of The Wool Kitchen, share their stories on how they set up their businesses. The guests explain what financial support they received and how they made their way into their dream career.
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Kerry Ann Duffy, Bethany Armitage, Helen Reed


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Young Money: Credit Card Surcharges

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Young Money

Young Money: Credit Card Surcharges
Sarah Pennells looks at credit card surcharges and why we still have to pay an extra 2.5% interest fee. This week's Young Money Champion, Amelia Murray, explains what the credit card charges are and why they are being changed this year. Helen Saxon, from Moneysavingexpert.com, debates whether credit card rewards are worth considering after cash back offers and loyalty incentives were reduced. Richard Koch, from the UK Cards Association, explains what further changes are being introduced next month.
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Richard Koch, Helen Saxon


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Ed Mitchell

Serious Money with Claer Barrett: Betting on a Brexit, why investors should fear deflation & more!

Ed Mitchell
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Serious Money with Claer Barrett

Serious Money with Claer Barrett: Betting on a Brexit, why investors should fear deflation & more!
At 4.30PM on a Friday afternoon we team up with the Financial Times for "Serious Money with Claer Barrett". Claer is personal finance editor at the F.T. and put's together Saturday's FT Money section. Topics this week: Betting on a brexit - should investors gamble on the referendum result? Serious money - why investors should fear deflation And Lending Club - big problems at the US peer to peer lender but what does it mean for the UK sector?

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Georgie Frost

This is Money: Congratulations all round!

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This is Money: Congratulations all round!
Pride is at maximum capacity this week, as the team from This is Money take Financial Website of the Year at the Headline Money Awards, and our very own Georgie Frost picked up Financial Broadcaster of the Year. After a couple of minutes of self-congratulating, It’s time to get back to the real money talk that got us the awards in the first place. Mark Carney has warned that Brexit could have devastating effects on the UK economy, though it’s bad news for under-30s no matter what, as they’ll be the first generation to be worse off than their parents. We’ll also be looking at Challenger Banks, are they really different from the big guys? And finally, Simon indulges his love of American muscle. This Is Money is presented in partnership with NS&I.
Guests:

Simon Lambert, Rachel Rickard-Straus


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Georgie Frost

Ed Bowsher on the News Review - 13/05/2016

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Ed Bowsher on the News Review - 13/05/2016
Share Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher is in the studio once again to go through the days top stories. On the agenda today - Bank of England governor Mark Carney warns that a vote for Brexit could cost jobs, raise prices, see the pound fall sharply and even lead to recession; MPs are warning of another PPI scandal lurking around the corner; More than 600 bank branches have closed across the UK in the last year, with rural areas worst affected; and finally, High Court judges are expected to rule later on the case of a dad who refused to pay a fine for taking his child out of school during term-time.
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Ed Bowsher


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: A surge in music streamers using paid-for services

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: A surge in music streamers using paid-for services
Paid-for video and music subscriptions have certainly seen a surge in usage over the past two years, but it seems that it's the music market that's seen the highest amplification in consumer interest. Rebecca McGrath, Research Analyst at Mintel, joined Nigel Cassidy to discuss Mintel's new report.
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Rebecca McGrath


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Rousseff impeached – But how has her downfall unfolded?

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Rousseff impeached – But how has her downfall unfolded?
Once seen as a future driver of the global economy, the reality now is that the largest country in South America faces an uphill struggle. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has been impeached and Matt Cox has been hearing from Forbes Magazine’s Kenneth Rapoza, formerly a Wall Street Journal reporter based in Sao Paulo.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Kenneth Rapoza


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Georgie Frost

Your daily digest of money news from @shareradiouk with @GECFrost and Ed Bowsher! 12/05/16

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Your daily digest of money news from @shareradiouk with @GECFrost and Ed Bowsher! 12/05/16
Share’s Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher joins Georgie to discuss the news of the day…Top on the agenda, housing demand, record low rates, O2, Android, Google payday lenders, energy. Consuming Issues goes out with Georgie Frost every day from 9 to 12 on Share Radio
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Ed Bowsher


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