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Nigel Cassidy

1 in 10 of young Brits are prepared to leave the UK to get onto the property ladder

Nigel Cassidy
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Share Radio Breakfast

1 in 10 of young Brits are prepared to leave the UK to get onto the property ladder
Almost half of young people in the UK think it's harder than ever before to get on the property ladder. A fifth have told a survey by Halifax they'd be prepared to leave the country in order to buy their own home. Just over a quarter of 18 to 34-year-olds think they'll never have their own property, and one in eight reckon they'll be renting forever. So is home-ownership really out of reach for young buyers? Or is this just pessimism from the younger generation? Martin Ellis, Halifax housing economist spoke to Nigel Cassidy to explain the results.
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Martin Ellis


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Nigel Cassidy

Safestyle UK sees its window of opportunity in a struggling sector, reporting a 9.8% rise in revenue

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

Safestyle UK sees its window of opportunity in a struggling sector, reporting a 9.8% rise in revenue
Safestyle UK, the AIM-listed replacement windows and doors business has released their full year results today. We remain concerned with current headwinds across the wider building products sector, including input cost inflation, the UK consumer and the general economic outlook, but believe Safestyle is better placed to deal with these than most and will continue to drive organic growth in FY17. Steve Birmingham, CEO of Safestyle UK joined Nigel Cassidy to discuss how is the company doing.
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Steve Birmingham


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Nigel Cassidy

James Barder, CEO of Futura Medical, tells Nigel when he expects the firm to make a profit

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

James Barder, CEO of Futura Medical, tells Nigel when he expects the firm to make a profit
Futura Medical is a pharmaceutical group that develops innovative products for consumer healthcare - such as gel for the treatment of erectile dysfunction and condoms which allow the wearer to maintain a firmer erection. Today they announced their latest financial results. James Barder, the company's CEO, joined Nigel to discuss further.
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James Barder


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Nigel Cassidy

UK based airlines may lose routes if they fail to relocate post-Brexit

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

UK based airlines may lose routes if they fail to relocate post-Brexit
Airlines based in the UK could lose major routes if they don't move to Europe post-Brexit. EU officials say carriers including easyJet and Ryanair will need to relocate their headquarters or sell off shares if they want to continue flying within continental Europe. Regulations say airlines must have a significant base on EU territory and a majority of their capital shares must be EU-owned. Meetings have taken place between the airlines and the EU's Brexit taskforce last week. Thomas van der Wijngaart, an aviation expert at the legal firm Clyde & Co spoke to Share Radio's James Brydges.
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Thomas van der Wijngaart


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Nigel Cassidy

Scottish Parliament suspends referendum debate following Westminster terror attack

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

Scottish Parliament suspends referendum debate following Westminster terror attack
The Scottish Parliament has suspended a debate on whether to back Nicola Sturgeon’s demand for a second independence referendum following the Westminster terror attack. The vote, when it occurs, will trigger an official demand from Ms Sturgeon to the Prime Minister for talks over a Section 30 order, the legal mechanism used to transfer the powers to Holyrood for a referendum, preferably between autumn 2018 and spring 2019.But Mrs May announced last week that she would not allow another independence vote until Brexit has been negotiated and Scots can see how it has worked out. Maurice Smith, Share Radio's Scotland correspondent joined Nigel Cassidy to discuss this and the top news stories of the day.
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Maurice Smith


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Nigel Cassidy

Shares in Next are down 40% in a year. Mike van Dulken of Accendo Markets explains why

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

Shares in Next are down 40% in a year. Mike van Dulken of Accendo Markets explains why
The clothes retailer's suffered a remarkable fall from grace. Over the past year the shares are down 40%, even though the FTSE 100 has risen 20%. The halcyon days of the Next catalogue being the go-to method of buying clothes seem far behind us. Mike Van Dulken, Head of Research at Accendo Markets, spoke to James Brydges.
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Mike van Dulken


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Juliette Foster

A View from the Brexit Negotiations: What next after Article 50?

Juliette Foster
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

A View from the Brexit Negotiations: What next after Article 50?
Goodbyes can be difficult - especially if they're scheduled to last for two years. Today, Share Radio gets the View from the Brexit negotiations - what next after Article 50?

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Juliette Foster

Share Politics: Attack on Parliament

Juliette Foster
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Share Politics: Attack on Parliament
Share Radio's ongoing coverage of today's attack on Parliament.

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Juliette Foster

Market Wrap: US market has first 1% drop in 5 months

Juliette Foster
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

Market Wrap: US market has first 1% drop in 5 months
On the latest Market Wrap, US financial markets have been making the headlines after the Dow Jones posted its first drop in 5 months. Plus, Kingfisher, the B&Q and Screwfix owner, has reported higher profits boosted by resilient sales in the UK and the weaker pound. Finally, mining companies Acacia and Endeavour are going separate ways after their merger talks broke down. Russ Mould, Investment Director at AJ Bell joined us to discuss.
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Russ Mould


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Simon Rose

Investor Insights: Investing for income

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

Investor Insights: Investing for income
On the first Investor Insights, brought to you by JP Morgan Asset Management, we discussed investing for income, and explored how investors can use investment vehicles like ISAs to access that income. Share Radio's Simon Rose was joined by Nandini Ramakrishnan, Global Market Strategist at JP Morgan, James Saunders Watson, Client Director at JP Morgan and Share Radio's Senior Analyst Ed Bowsher.
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Nandini Ramakrishnan, James Saunders Watson, Ed Bowsher


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