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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: EU reform deal goes down to the wire ahead of this week’s crucial summit

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: EU reform deal goes down to the wire ahead of this week’s crucial summit
Negotiators are working hard to allow the European Council to agree on a final deal based on the demands presented by David Cameron. The French government, supported by Germany, has raised objections to the draft agreement put forward by European Council President Donald Tusk. Francesco Guerrera, Chief Financial Correspondent at Politico Europe, gives more on this.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Francesco Guerrera


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Banks going down the drain?

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Banks going down the drain?
Judging by some of the latest European bank results, we might need to brace ourselves for a financial crisis. This time though, it's not so much about banks being poorly regulated. It would seem that the actions being taken by central banks to try and steady their countries’ economies have had a nasty side-effect. Steen Jakobsen, Chief Investment Officer of Saxo Bank, talks on central banks.
Guests:

Sara Sjölin, Steen Jakobsen


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: The 'cocktail of worries' on the markets

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: The 'cocktail of worries' on the markets
Francesco Guerrera, Chief Financial Correspondent at Politico Europe, joins Nigel Cassidy and Marketwatch's Sara Sjölin to discuss the turmoil in European markets, and also look ahead to what’s coming up.
Guests:

Sara Sjölin, Francesco Guerrera


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Morning Money: How will banks deal with UN British citizen sanctions?

Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: How will banks deal with UN British citizen sanctions?
The United Nations has imposed sanctions on five British citizens who are fighting with Islamic State militants in Syria, following a request from the British government. But what are the implications for banks? Chrisol Correia, Global Head of AML at LexisNexis Risk Solutions, speaks to Nigel Cassidy and Mark Johnson to offer an insight.
Guest:

Chrisol Correia


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Morning Money: Andrew Chevis reveals whether he'll return to the Labour Party

Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Andrew Chevis reveals whether he'll return to the Labour Party
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has called for all defected members to return to Labour. Andrew Chevis, ex Chairman of the Battersea Labour Party and now of the SNP, joins Sarah Lowther and Mark Johnson to reveal whether he's considering a return. Andrew also sets out a major political aspiration.
Guest:

Andrew Chevis


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Morning Money: Anastasia Nesvetailova offers an insight into Labour's aims

Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Anastasia Nesvetailova offers an insight into Labour's aims
Anastasia Nesvetailova, Professor at City University and now a Member of the Economic Advisory Panel to the Labour Party, joins Sarah Lowther and Mark Johnson to offer an insight into the party, with the Labour conference ongoing.
Guest:

Anastasia Nesvetailova


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Morning Money: Scott Corfe on the CEBR's rate rise forecast analysis

Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Scott Corfe on the CEBR's rate rise forecast analysis
The Centre for Economics and Business Research has released its latest analysis on a rate rise, pushing back its forecast. Head of Macroeconomics at the CEBR, Scott Corfe, joins Sarah Lowther and Mark Johnson to discuss this.
Guest:

Scott Corfe


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Rita Lobo

Questions of Faith: Climate Change

Rita Lobo
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Questions Of Faith

Questions of Faith: Climate Change
Rita Lobo and Marc Shoffman are joined by Shanza Ali from the Muslim Climate Action campaign and Jean Leston from Christian environmental group Operation Noah, to discuss climate change and whether it is up to faith groups to lead on tackling the issue, only on Questions of Faith. With guest Imam Mansoor Ahmad Clark explaining the significance of change in Islam.
Guests:

Marc Shoffman, Imam Mansoor Ahmad Clark, Shanza Ali, Jean Leston


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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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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Ryan Heath offers his opinions on the refugee crisis and VW

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Ryan Heath offers his opinions on the refugee crisis and VW
Ryan Heath, Senior EU Correspondent and Associate Editor at Politico Europe, joins Nigel Cassidy and Chris Bailey from Brussels to talk on the latest political stories. Today, the refugee crisis and the VW scandal are discussed.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Ryan Heath


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