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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: The 39th Anniversary of Elvis' death, and his staggering posthumous career.

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: The 39th Anniversary of Elvis' death, and his staggering posthumous career.
For fans of Rock and Roll, August 16th marks a significant day. On this day in 1977 the world learned of the news that Elvis Presley had died. Despite his passing, his music career hasn't ground to a halt. According to Forbes, the Presley estate earned an estimated $55million in 2015. So just how successful has his posthumous career been? Joe Aldridge investigates.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Joe Aldridge


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Georgie Frost

This Is Money: Pounds, Property and Pensions

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This Is Money: Pounds, Property and Pensions
On this edition of This Is Money, Editor Simon Lambert and Personal Finance Editor Rachel Rickard-Strauss are in to talk more Brexit fall-out, of course; will Mark Carney’s reassuring tones be enough to steady the ship, as Sterling falls further than we've seen since Walter Mondale was a relevant cultural reference? We’ll also be looking at property fund lockouts, and why you should NEVER trust them with your pension. And stay tuned to the end as we have a rare win for the little guy, to the tune of £19 Billion! This is Money is presented in partnership with NS&I, and hosted by Georgie Frost.
Guests:

Simon Lambert, Rachel Rickard-Straus


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Women and Money: What's Changed for Women in 90 Years?

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Women & Money

Women and Money: What's Changed for Women in 90 Years?
Sarah Pennells looks at what's changed for women in the last 90 years. She's joined by Jane Moore, from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales; Fiona Tait, from Royal London, and employment lawyer at Slater and Gordon Jasmine van Loggerenberg. From maternity pay in the 1970s to today's debate on equal gender pay, Sarah and her guests analyse the changes that have occurred throughout history to improve women's working rights.
Guests:

Jane Moore, Fiona Tait, Jasmine van Loggerenberg


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Nick Peters

Shop Floor: School of Hard Knocks, Inclusive Leadership and HR

Nick Peters
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Shop Floor

Shop Floor: School of Hard Knocks, Inclusive Leadership and HR
On this week's Shop Floor, in partnership with the Inspirational Development Group, Ken Cowen, founder of the charity The School of Hard Knocks, explains how young men and women who have been neglected by society are given a chance to regain esteem and drive, to help them get a job. Nick Peters discusses the importance of Inclusive Leadership, a new Inspirational Development Group workshop, with Senior IDG Consultant, Johanne Malin. Paul Harris, Co-Founder of Bright HR, explains why many HR policies are not beneficial to employees; and Katie Jacobs, Editor of HR Magazine, looks back at the evolution of HR and the publication in the last 25 years.
Guests:

Ken Cowen, Johanne Malin, Paul Harris, Katie Jacobs


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In partnership with

Inspirational Development Group
Colin Bloom

Share Politics: Republicans Overseas

Colin Bloom
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Share Politics

Share Politics: Republicans Overseas
Kate Andrews, from Republicans Overseas, joins Colin Bloom to discuss the current situation with the US Elections. Kate explains how Hilary Clinton is likely to be the Democratic candidate against the presumptive Republican nominee, Donald Trump. She also discusses the competition between Bernie Sanders and Clinton ahead of the campaign.
Guest:

Kate Andrews


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Georgie Frost

Consuming Issues: For more on "The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival" listen to Chairman James Campbell

Georgie Frost
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Consuming Issues

Consuming Issues: For more on "The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival" listen to Chairman James Campbell
Whisky is probably the best known of Scotland's manufactured products. Exports have increased by 87% in the past decade and it contributes over £4.25 billion to the UK economy, making up a quarter of all its food and drink revenues. Scotland main producing area is Speyside and from today the 17th 'The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival' celebrates the national drink until the 2nd of May. So how much impact does one product like this have on the local and national economy? Georgie speaks to James Campbell, Chairman of 'The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival
Guest:

James Campbell


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: The Queen's Birthday: 90 years of Economic History – Part 2: Britain in the new age 90’s

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: The Queen's Birthday: 90 years of Economic History – Part 2: Britain in the new age 90’s
In honour of the Queen's 90th Birthday, Share Radio’s Matt Cox delves into the financial, technological and political highs and lows witnessed by Queen Elizabeth during her lifetime, and how it has shaped the country as we know it. In part two, a look at Britain in the new age 90's, travelling all the way to our present day.
Guest:

Matt Cox


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: The Queen's Birthday: 90 years of Economic History – Part 1: From WWII to www.

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: The Queen's Birthday: 90 years of Economic History – Part 1: From WWII to www.
In honour of the Queen's 90th Birthday, Share Radio’s Matt Cox delves into the financial, technological and political highs and lows witnessed by Queen Elizabeth during her lifetime, and how it has shaped the country as we know it. In part one, a look at Britain’s rise from the ashes of World War Two, to the dawn of the internet.
Guest:

Matt Cox


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Third time lucky for the LSE in its merger talks with Germany's Deutsche Börse?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Third time lucky for the LSE in its merger talks with Germany's Deutsche Börse?
The London Stock Exchange yesterday confirmed it was in detailed discussions with its German rival about an all-share merger. The exchanges have considered combining forces before. They agreed to merge in 2000 before a rival bid for the LSE from Sweden’s OM Gruppen scuppered the deal. The LSE then rejected a formal £1.3bn offer from Deutsche Börse in January 2005. So will it be third time lucky? Jasper Lawler, Market Analyst at CMC Markets, joins to discuss.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Jasper Lawler


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Rita Lobo

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: The Bengal Famine of 1770

Rita Lobo
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The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: The Bengal Famine of 1770
Rita Lobo is joined in the studio by Dr Jon Wilson, senior lecturer in British Imperial and South Asian History at King's College London, to discuss the Bengal Famine of 1770, what happened during this devastating time and how it impacted the country over the long term.
Guest:

Jon Wilson


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