Today: political "known unknowns" in the European political scene this year could unleash market turmoil; and investing as a private individual can be a lonely occupation - but there are investment clubs and larger organisations which bring private investors together.
It's time to talk politics. Today: pressure is expected to be put on Russia over its relations with the Syrian government by G7 foreign ministers meeting in Italy; the French Communist-backed presidential candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon is closing in on the frontrunners Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, according to new polls.
Technology is changing almost every aspect of daily life and business and finance is no exception. Share Radio's Simon Rose and Steve Caplin, Share Radio's technology editor, look at the big technological changes that impact on the world of business, finance and money as well as some of the gadgets that help make everyday life a bit easier. On today's programme - fancy pizza delivered by drone?
Crowdfunders is Share Radio's weekly look at all forms of crowdfunding - including peer to peer lending. Today: good news for the 'punk' brewer, Brewdog - it's raised money from a US private equity firm at a valuation over £1 billion.