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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What’s behind the growth in temporary job placements?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: What’s behind the growth in temporary job placements?
Companies have switched to filling jobs with temporary staff as they await the outcome of the European Union referendum, according to a monthly jobs report from the REC and Markit. Tom Hadley, Director of Policy at the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, joined Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey to talk about the report.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Tom Hadley


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Tightening the screws further on tax havens & offshore finance

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Tightening the screws further on tax havens & offshore finance
Ahead of an international corruption summit being hosted by David Cameron in London this week, the Head of Campaigns at ActionAid UK, Murray Worthy, joined Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey. ActionAid has been campaigning for the reform of global tax rules to tackle tax dodging in the world's poorest countries.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Murray Worthy


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Juliette Foster

Conversations From Africa: South Africa faced reality of junk status, re-introduction of the Zimbabwean Dollar, removal of aid to Mozambique & more

Juliette Foster
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Conversations From Africa

Conversations From Africa: South Africa faced reality of junk status, re-introduction of the Zimbabwean Dollar, removal of aid to Mozambique & more
This is Conversations From Africa with Share Radio's Patrick Jones & Managing Editor of Forbes Africa Magazine, Chris Bishop. In this weeks edition: - -The South African economy is teetering on the edge of junk status and it now looks like an inevitability. What will happen next? -Barclay's are finally pulling out of Africa and Chris gives us an update on the process of their withdrawal and selling off of the companies shares. -The Zimbabwean government are trying to reintroduce the Zimbabwean Dollar -Donor nations have stopped giving aid to Mozambique after allegations are levelled against the government there.

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Georgie Frost

Consuming Issues: Is the frothy housing market finally starting to come off? Listen to James Lockett from eMoov.co.uk

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

 Consuming Issues: Is the frothy housing market finally starting to come off? Listen to James Lockett from eMoov.co.uk
Is the frothy housing market finally starting to come off? Well, that's what Lender Halifax is saying in a new report showing UK house prices fell by a greater than expected 0.8 per cent last month. Georgie speaks to James Lockett from the online estate agent eMoov.co.uk
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James Lockett


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Greece approves new pension and tax reforms

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Greece approves new pension and tax reforms
The Greek Parliament has approved controversial new pension and tax reforms demanded by the country's creditors to unlock a further loan to the country. And the issue is to be discussed later today at a meeting of Eurozone finance ministers. Nick Malkoutzis, Editor of the economic analysis website MacroPolis, discusses.
Guests:

Rachel Winter, Nick Malkoutzis


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Nick Peters

Marketing Watch: Marketing and Brand Transparency

Nick Peters
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Marketing Watch

Marketing Watch: Marketing and Brand Transparency
Nick Peters speaks to Debbie Morrison of ISBA, which represents British advertisers, about how advertising agencies must be much more transparent in their dealings with brands. Nick also discusses with Ian Barber, of Advertising Association, that the industry needs to persuade society of the value advertising delivers, to counter growing public and political mistrust. While, Marketing Week Magazine journalist, Mindi Chahal looks at the reasons why UK companies lag behind their US counterparts when it comes to customer service.
Guests:

Debbie Morrison, Ian Barber, Mindi Chahal


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Sue Dougan

Track Record: Sacha Romanovitch

Sue Dougan
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Track Record

Track Record: Sacha Romanovitch
Sacha Romanovitch joins Sue Dougan for this week's Track Record. As the first female CEO of Grant Thornton, Sacha looks back at her career and explains why her family values are so important and keep her grounded in her work life. She talks to Sue about her favourite songs that paved her career path.
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Sacha Romanovitch


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Ed Mitchell

Nizam Hamid, of WisdomTree Europe on the current global economic landscape and what it means for investors

Ed Mitchell
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Ed's Macro-Economic View

Nizam Hamid, of WisdomTree Europe on the current global economic landscape and what it means for investors
The global economic landscape remains dominated by Central Bank monetary policy and their regular policy and forecast pronouncements. Late yesterday it was the US Federal Reserve, this morning the Bank of Japan and recently the ECB. The Bank of England is also making it's position known regularly on the EU referendum. For his analysis of Central Bank Monetary Policy and what it means for investors, Ed Mitchell of Investment Perspectives is joined in the studio by Nizam Hamid, Head of Sales for Europe at Wisdom Tree, the leading exchange traded products provider.

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Georgie Frost

Simon Healy on the News Review -05/05/16

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Simon Healy on the News Review -05/05/16
Joining Georgie Frost today on the Consuming Issues News Review, Simon Healy Managing director of savings Aldermore Bank. Top on the agenda, BT rise in profits, New Day closure, the stamp-duty rise for buy-to-let landlords. Consuming Issues goes out with Georgie Frost every day from 9 to 12 on Share Radio
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Simon Healy


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Nick Peters

Morning Money: How do you put a price on a confusing presidential process?

Nick Peters
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: How do you put a price on a confusing presidential process?
Market analysts are now readying themselves for a showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the presidential elections, and Matt Cox spoke to Colin Cieszynski, Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets Canada, who explained how to price the battle into the markets.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Colin Cieszynski


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