Podcasts from Morning Money at 8:00 presented by Sarah Lowther

Podcast Directory


Programme: Morning Money at 8:00
Presenter: Sarah Lowther
Clear Selection

Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Why won’t Daniel Godfrey pay staff bonuses?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Why won’t Daniel Godfrey pay staff bonuses?
Daniel Godfrey has joined Neil Woodford in saying his new fund will not pay staff bonuses. The former Chief Executive of the Investment Association plans to launch a new investment trust in early 2017. Both asset managers agreed there was no evidence that they result in better outcomes for investors. Daniel told Share Radio's James Brydges why he wanted to take a different approach.
Guests:

James Brydges, Daniel Godfrey


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What will the Olympic parade bring to Manchester?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: What will the Olympic parade bring to Manchester?
The Prime Minister says it’s going to be "a celebration fit for heroes". The UK's triumphant Olympians will be parading before the crowds in the UK's second city, Manchester. But why Manchester and what might the Olympians bring to the region? Sports journalist Anil Senghera explained from Manchester.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Anil Sanghera


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Should you study what you love, or what makes the most money?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Should you study what you love, or what makes the most money?
Students across the country nervously await their A-Level results, and start to look ahead to the big decisions they have to make in the coming months... New research has revealed what subjects parents are encouraging their children to study and where - but also whether employability is a big factor. To discuss further, June Hughes, a Registrar at the University of Derby and member of the Association of Heads of University joined the Morning Money team ahead of the A-Level results.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, June Hughes


Published:
Sarah Lowther

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

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

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


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Will the new transatlantic "Privacy Shield" be effective at defending your data?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Will the new transatlantic "Privacy Shield" be effective at defending your data?
Discussions surrounding 'Privacy Shield' are ongoing - it's a new transatlantic agreement that will allow data to flow freely between the EU and US, whilst also ensuring that data is properly protected. Companies have waited months for the deal, after its predecessor, the US Safe Harbor Agreement, was struck down by European courts in October 2015. But so far only Microsoft, CA Technologies and Workday have signed up. Joe Aldridge looks into the new agreement by speaking with Peter Church, a Counsel and data privacy expert at law firm Linklaters.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, peter Church


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Hillary Clinton nominated & terrorism in France – Dan Hodges talks politics

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Hillary Clinton nominated & terrorism in France – Dan Hodges talks politics
Dan Hodges, Political Commentator at the Mail on Sunday, discussed the latest in the world of politics. History has been made in America, after Hillary Clinton became the first woman to be nominated as a presidential candidate. And it's emerged one of the terrorists who attacked a French church was under surveillance by intelligence agents.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Dan Hodges


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Can the Government help solve the housing crisis by giving local authorities more power over planning fees?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Can the Government help solve the housing crisis by giving local authorities more power over planning fees?
The House of Lords Select Committee on Economic Affairs has concluded in a report that the Government should allow local authorities to set and vary planning fees in accordance with the needs of their local area to incentivise private sector housebuilders. John Wriglesworth, Consultant Researcher for Jackson-Stops & Staff joined the Morning Money team to discuss further.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, John Wriglesworth


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Southern Rail – How long can the disruption continue?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Southern Rail – How long can the disruption continue?
Southern Rail cut a further 314 services a day on Monday, bringing the anger of many customers, as trains continued to arrive late despite the introduction of a drastically reduced timetable. After months of delays, cancellations and union action, passengers of the services are questioning how long this can go on for. Matt Cox has been investigating the situation.
Guest:

Matt Cox


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Teacher’s strikes begin – but why is it happening?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Teacher’s strikes begin – but why is it happening?
Members of the National Union of Teachers across England are to strike over pay and working conditions. There's also a level of uncertainty surrounding the potential effects of post-Brexit Britain on the education system. Matt Cox spoke to Jerry Glazier, a member of the National Union of Teachers Executives, who explained the motivations behind the strike.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Jerry Glazier


Published:
Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What’s the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome of the referendum?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: What’s the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome of the referendum?
With the results of the forthcoming EU referendum seemingly on a knife-edge, the Institute of Economic Affairs has published a report outlining the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome. Ryan Bourne, Head of Public Policy at the Institute of Economic Affairs, spoke about this further.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Ryan Bourne


Published: