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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.
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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.
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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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Ed Mitchell

What happened to the Africa Rising narrative?

Ed Mitchell
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Ed's Macro-Economic View

What happened to the Africa Rising narrative?
Only a few years ago Africa was seen by some as the next great emerging investment opportunity, but a recent economic slide has brought this idea into question. Share Radio's Alexi Phillips reports on what was behind the rise and fall of this optimism surrounding Africa. He spoke with Richard Dowden, director of the Royal African Society, and Simon Freemantle, Senior Political Economist at Standard Bank
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Alexi Phillips


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Georgie Frost

CONSUMING ISSUES: Why is your credit rating important? Listen to Lisa Hardstaff and Joel Davis from EQUIFAX

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

CONSUMING ISSUES: Why is your credit rating important? Listen to Lisa Hardstaff and Joel Davis from EQUIFAX
Are you looking to get a mortgage, a loan, even a new mobile contract? How much does a credit report matter? And what are the things that could impact it? Your credit rating can affect your ability to borrow money using products such as credit cards, loans and mortgages. If your credit rating isn’t in the best shape there are things you can do to build it up again and fix any problems. Popular myths include that the credit behaviour of anyone living at the same address could affect your credit score rating and that old debts don't count. Georgie Speaks to Lisa Hardstaff and Joel Davis from EQUIFAX
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Lisa Hardstaff, Joel Davis


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Should we be proud of our overseas territories & crown dependencies?

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Should we be proud of our overseas territories & crown dependencies?
We’ve heard the case for more controls and curbs when it comes to offshore finance centres, ahead of the Lancaster House Summit. But James Quarmby, Partner at Stephenson Harwood, believes we should be proud of our well-regulated overseas territories and crown dependencies, rather than afraid of them.
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Louise Cooper, James Quarmby


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: A look ahead to the Anti-Corruption Summit

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: A look ahead to the Anti-Corruption Summit
Rachel Davies, Acting Head of Advocacy & Research at Transparency International UK, joined Nigel Cassidy and Louise Cooper ahead of David Cameron welcoming world leaders to London, for the kick off of the much vaunted London Anti-Corruption Summit. Has the summit lost any credibility now that Cameron has singled out two summit attendees?
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Louise Cooper, Rachel Davies


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