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Crowdfunders: former city superwoman Nicola Horlick invests in Money&Co lending platform

Ed Bowsher
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The Share Radio Evening Show

Crowdfunders: former city superwoman Nicola Horlick invests in Money&Co lending platform
Crowdfunders is our weekly look at the peer-to-peer and crowdfunding space, examining the latest news and developments in the fast growing world of alternative finance. On today's show, Share Radio's Ed Bowsher gets the scoop on why Nicola Horlick and her backers have invested extra cash into the Money&Co lending platform, following a £1.8 million loss last year, and how investors may be able to earn an 11% annual return by making loans secured against commercial property. Enjoyed Crowdfunders? You should try the Investment Trust Show, Share Radio’s examination of the world of investment trusts: https://audioboom.com/channel/shareradio-investmenttrustshow
Guests:

Nicola Horlick, Lajos Ludman


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Ed Bowsher

Green could step in on BHS pensions woes: reports

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Green could step in on BHS pensions woes: reports
Reports that former BHS boss Sir Philip Green has made a deal with the pensions regulator to rescue the retailer's pension scheme, according to Sky News. How much could cost the billionaire? For more Share Radio's Ed Bowsher was joined by Helen Morrissey, editor of Professional Pensions magazine.
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Helen Morrissey


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Ed Bowsher

May 'wrong-footed' by Trump's immigration ban

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

May 'wrong-footed' by Trump's immigration ban
Theresa May's encountered a wave of criticism as Donald Trump announced his controversial immigration policy just hours after the PM met the US president on Friday. And the PM is meeting leaders from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to talk Brexit - for more on these, Share Radio's senior analyst Ed Bowsher was joined by Maurice Smith, Share Radio's Scottish correspondent.
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Maurice Smith


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Ed Bowsher

Fight back on Trump immigration ban

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Fight back on Trump immigration ban
Donald Trump's controversial immigration ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries caused a public outcry and left markets jittery. Can court action make a difference? And what concessions have been made so far? For more on exactly what was in the legislation, Share Radio's Ed Bowsher was joined by Chris Gilson, editor of a US politics blog at the London School of Economics.
Guest:

Chris Gilson


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Ed Bowsher

Company news: Vodafone merger bid, WS Atkins, German inflation and more

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Company news: Vodafone merger bid, WS Atkins, German inflation and more
Vodafone's confirmation that it's in talks to merge its Indian subsidiary with a rival have triggered a 2% rise in the share price. Meanwhile shares in engineering firm, WS Atkins are up 5% after an American firm made a takeover approach. And German inflation data is out - is this good news for the key European economy? Ken Odeluga, market analyst at City Index, joined Ed Bowsher to discuss the big economic and company stories of the day.
Guest:

Ken Odeluga


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Your Money Your Future: Drawing up your will

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Your Money, Your Future

Your Money Your Future: Drawing up your will
Now, have you made a will? If not, you're not alone as over a third of adults don't have one. But new research from National Savings & Investments shows that 38 million people haven't thought about making a will or drawing up a legal document so a family member can manage their finances if they become ill. Sarah Pennells was joined by Chris Dowsett from NS&I, Amish Patel of legal firm Stone King and Toby Scott from Dying Matters.
Guests:

Chris Dowsett, Amish Patel, Toby Scott


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Marilyn Baldwin, founder of Think Jessica tells all on the elderly falling victim to postal scams

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Share Radio Morning

Marilyn Baldwin, founder of Think Jessica tells all on the elderly falling victim to postal scams
Elderly & vulnerable people are particularly susceptible to scams which come through the postal system and criminals who contact them by telephone. To find out what can be done to protect them, Share Radio's Sara Macham was joined by Marilyn Baldwin OBE - founder of Think Jessica, a charity she set up in 2007.
Guest:

Marilyn Baldwin


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Tony Neate from Get Safe Online gave us the lowdown on romance scams

Sarah Pennells (1)
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Tony Neate from Get Safe Online gave us the lowdown on romance scams
The number of people falling victim to romance scams has reached a record high. In 2016 there were over 3 thousand victims of romance fraud; they lost a combined total of over £39 million. To find out more about this Georgie Frost spoke to Tony Neate is CEO of Get Safe Online.
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Tony Neate


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Women & Money: The financial implications of divorce

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Women & Money

Women & Money: The financial implications of divorce
January is supposed to be the busiest month for divorce as, sadly, many couples contemplate ending their marriage. How do you pay for divorce, especially if you're not working or you're not the main earner? Sarah Pennells was joined by David Allison who's a partner with law firm Family Law in Partnerships, Mary Marvel from Advice Now, Elspeth Thompson from David Gray solicitors and Mary Waring from Wealth for Women.
Guests:

David Allison, Elspeth Thompson, Mary Waring, Mary Marvel


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Jason Kitcat from Crunch Accounting advises how to turn your hobby into a career

Sarah Pennells (1)
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Jason Kitcat from Crunch Accounting advises how to turn your hobby into a career
Do you have a hobby you're passionate about? Well, have you ever thought of turning it into a business? Tomorrow, the 31st of January, is the day Brits are most likely to quit their job and start their own business. Sara Macham spoke to Jason Kitcat from Crunch Accounting as to why tomorrow is decision day for so many.
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Jason Kitcat


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