Daily Archives: July 30, 2015

In this episode of Alphachat, host Cardiff Garcia is joined by Gillian Tett and Ben McLannahan to discuss the future of the FT under new ownership; Gillian offers a preview of The Silo Effect, her forthcoming new book; and Alphaville writer Matt Klein reflects on a hassle-free trip to Greece despite the country’s economic upheaval.


Geoff Yu, strategist at UBS, tells Michael Hunter which numbers the Fed will be looking at as the approaching US rate rise dominates the market. He also offers a view on the curious strength of the euro, sterling’s prospects and the outlook for emerging market currencies.


Fiat Chrysler recalled 1.4m vehicles last week amid fears the company’s Jeep Cherokees could be compromised by hackers, sending shockwaves through the industry. Murad Ahmed asked Andy Sharman, the FT’s motor industry correspondent how carmakers are dealing with the cyber security threat.