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Simon Rose

The Magazine Review: OBR confirms weak growth of UK economy

Simon Rose
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Share Radio Afternoon

The Magazine Review: OBR confirms weak growth of UK economy
On our latest Magazine Review, we looked at some of the stories dominating the pages of the country's leading business magazines, including Hammond's plan to rise national insurance for the self-employed, and the OBR confirming the weak growth of the UK economy. This much more with Hazel Sheffield, Freelance Multimedia Journalist, and Nick Britton, Head of Training at the Association of Investment Companies.
Guest:

Hazel Sheffield


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Michael Considine

The Business of Sport: Has Barcelona been 'madridified'?

Michael Considine
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The Share Radio Evening Show

The Business of Sport: Has Barcelona been 'madridified'?
On today's Business of Sport, we examined BT Sports' new exclusive deal for the Champions League with football finance expert Rob Wilson. And, in a week when Barcelona made one of the greatest comebacks in European competition, we discussed whether the team has been 'madridified' with Telegraph's Jonathan Liew. Share Radio's Alex Clark had extra time.
Guests:

Rob Wilson, Jonathan Liew, Alex Clark


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Georgie Frost

This is Money: No new taxes

Georgie Frost
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This is Money

This is Money: No new taxes
Welcome to the This is Money and Share Radio Podcast, brought to you in partnership with NS&I. Dominating the financial headlines this week has been Chancellor Philip Hammond's final Spring Budget. Described by some as a tax raid on the self-employed and small businesses the announcements of hikes in national insurance and dividend tax have come as a surprise to many given previous Conservative election pledges. There has been some good offerings though with a multi-million pound fund put aside for 'disruptive' technologies from robots to driverless cars. Unpicking all the announcements Georgie Frost is joined by Editor Simon Lambert and Consumer Affairs Editor Lee Boyce. Plus how tax rises are also being extended to council tax and insurance premiums. This is Money is presented by Georgie Frost in partnership with NS&I.
Guests:

Simon Lambert, Lee Boyce


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Ed Bowsher

US economy adds 235,000 jobs in February, beating expectations

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

US economy adds 235,000 jobs in February, beating expectations
US non farm payroll figures have been released and the they were stronger than expected with 235,000 position created in February. But wage growth slowed down. We found out more from Gregory Daco, Head of US Economics at Oxford Economics.
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Gregory Daco


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Ed Bowsher

Falling pound a 'double-edged sword' for UK industries

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Falling pound a 'double-edged sword' for UK industries
UK industrial and manufacturing production has fallen in January - what impact is Brexit and the fall in Sterling really having on the economy? Plus analysis on key US jobs data and more of the day's big economic stories with Viktor Nossek, director of research at WisdomTree Europe.
Guest:

Viktor Nossek


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Ed Bowsher

BT cuts Openreach loose and shares rise, Esure and Wetherspoons results

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

BT cuts Openreach loose and shares rise, Esure and Wetherspoons results
Shares in BT are up 5 percent as the company ends two years of wrangling over the future of its OpenReach division. Plus insurer Esure shares jump on positive news and Wetherspoons chairman rails against the budget. For all of the day's need-to-know company stories, Share Radio's Ed Bowsher spoke with Craig Erlam from OANDA.
Guest:

Craig Erlam


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Nigel Cassidy

Samsung boss on trial in bribery scandal

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast on

Samsung boss on trial in bribery scandal
The boss of Samsung, Lee Jae-yong, is engulfed in a massive bribery scandal that's threatening to put him in jail. The case is also linked to the huge scandal that led to the impeachment of South Korea's President Park Geun-hye. Shares in South Korea rose 0.4% in Friday's session after the country's Constitutional Court upheld parliament's impeachment of the President. James Brydges reports.
Guest:

James Brydges


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Ed Bowsher

Will Theresa May endorse another Scottish referendum in late 2018?

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Will Theresa May endorse another Scottish referendum in late 2018?
Government ministers have revealed a Scottish Referendum is now looking "inevitable". Nicola Sturgeon previously said another vote "makes common sense" and her party would be ready to hold it in late 2018. We spoke to our Scottish correspondent Maurice Smith to find out more.
Guest:

Maurice Smith


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Ed Bowsher

Hammond's tax move on self-employed was the 'wrong idea' - Telegraph's Asa Bennett

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

Hammond's tax move on self-employed was the 'wrong idea' - Telegraph's Asa Bennett
Philip Hammond's plan to increase national insurance on the self-employed has sparked a rebellion amongst many Tory MPs. The Chancellor argues that the move is "fair" and "necessary".
Guest:

Asa Bennett


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Ed Bowsher

Share Radio catches up with Volition's CEO Cameron Reynolds

Ed Bowsher
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The Share Radio Evening Show

Share Radio catches up with Volition's CEO Cameron Reynolds
Cancer diagnostics company Volition announced its results today, and the company confirmed it made significant progress in 2016. The company’s Nu.Q test for Colorectal cancer won a ‘CE mark’ last year which proved that the test was accurate. A final logistics trial for the test is now underway in Denmark and Volition should start generating revenue for the first time this year. Cameron Reynolds, Volition’s CEO, explained to Ed Bowsher what else can we expect from the firm this year, especially as the company now expands outside Europe.
Guest:

Cameron Reynolds


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