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FT News podcast
  • FT News
  • News and analysis from FT reporters around the world

    FT News is produced by Fiona Symon. You can find more news from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT News on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • China's 'carrier killer' missile Sep 02, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • China appears set to reveal a weapon so formidable it could upset the balance of power in the Asia-Pacific region. The missile is likely to be wheeled through Beijing at a parade marking the second world war. James Kynge asks Charles Clover, FT Beijing correspondent, why defence experts see it as a potential game changer.
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  • Banking Weekly
  • Each week the FT banking team discuss the biggest banking stories of the week, bringing you global insight and commentary on the top issues concerning this sector.

    To take part in the show or to comment please email audio@ft.com You can find more financial services news from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT Banking Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • Non-performing loans in China, investment bank landscape and Portugal's Novo Banco Sep 01, 2015 - 5:31 pm
  • Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the surge in non-performing loans in the Chinese banking sector, a new landscape for investment banking and fresh developments in the takeover battle for Portugal's Novo Banco.
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  • Hard Currency
  • The FT's currency show takes a hard look at what's driving the largest market in the world, discussing market trends, political and economic factors affecting global currencies. Correspondent Delphine Strauss talks to global experts on the foreign exchange market about their views on the week ahead.

    You can find more currency markets news from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT Hard Currency on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • The inflation conundrum Sep 03, 2015 - 2:50 pm
  • Vincent Chaigneau of Société Générale tells Roger Blitz how falls in commodity prices and emerging market currencies are making it harder for central banks in developed countries to reach their inflation targets.
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  • World Weekly with Gideon Rachman
  • Each week World Weekly focuses on some of the major international political stories that are making the headlines - drawing upon the FT's team of foreign correspondents and international analysts to make sense of world events

    World Weekly is presented by Gideon Rachman and produced by Fiona Symon. To take part in the show or to comment please email audio@ft.com You can find more world news from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT World Weekly on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • Europe's borders under strain Sep 02, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • Europe is facing its biggest refugee crisis in decades, with Germany assuming the greatest burden for absorbing the asylum seekers. Gideon Rachman talks to Jeevan Vasagar, FT correspondent in Berlin, and Tony Barber, FT Europe editor, about the political strains caused by the crisis.
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FT Money Show
  • FT Money Show
  • The FT Money Show brings you engaging and insightful coverage of the week’s major personal finance issues. Claer Barrett and her team of FT journalists dissect the news with the help of leading industry commentators and discuss how the latest events will affect you and your pocket.

    The FT Money Show is produced by Lucy Warwick-Ching. You can find more personal finance news from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT Money Show on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • John Kay on why it could take another crisis to reform the finance sector Sep 02, 2015
  • Leading economist and finance industry insider John Kay talks exclusively to the FT about his new book 'Other People's Money' on why today's banks need to be boring, and why the brightest graduates should not apply for a job at Goldman Sachs.
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Lucy Kellaway's podcast
  • Listen to Lucy
  • Lucy Kellaway, the FT's management columnist, pokes fun at management fads and jargon, and celebrates the ups and downs of office life.

    You can find more of Lucy Kellaway's columns from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of Listen to Lucy on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • Competitive dinner parties reveal gender divide Sep 01, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • This form of showing off is as vital as ever and women remain feeble at it, says Lucy Kellaway
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FT Arts podcast
  • FT Arts
  • Each week the arts podcast brings you interviews and studio discussions on the latest arts stories and cultural trends, with contributions from the FT’s roster of critics and commentators.

    You can find more arts news and reviews from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT Arts on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • The life of a song: I'm in the Mood for Love Aug 28, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • Written for a 1935 romcom, this song complies with the strict moral codes of the time, but turns Hollywood convention on its head, says Mike Hobart. Credits: 4:Squared Entertainment, Nostalgia Music Catalog, Universal Island Records
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FT Big Read
  • FT Big Read
  • A weekly audio version of the best of the FT's Big Reads, featuring in-depth reporting from FT correspondents around the world. Listen to longform stories that explore and explain key themes in world news, science and business, and discussions with FT reporters. The FT Big Read podcast is produced by Anna Dedhar.

    You can find more Big Reads from the Financial Times on our website and listen to more episodes of FT Big Read on iTunes, Stitcher, Audioboom or Soundcloud.
  • Demographics: Germany is going grey Aug 25, 2015
  • Germany's population is ageing rapidly, making it harder for employers to find enough workers and threatening its position as Europe's largest economy. Angela Merkel's policies are not helping, Stefan Wagstyl reports
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  • FT Alphachat
  • Alphachat is the FT's conversational podcast about business and economics. Produced in the New York studios of the Financial Times, FT hosts and guests delve deeply into a new theme each week - and with more wonkiness, humour and irreverence than you'll find anywhere else.
  • Rewriting the rules with Joseph Stiglitz Aug 24, 2015
  • Host Cardiff Garcia sits down with Joseph Stiglitz, the Nobel Prize-winning economist and professor at Columbia University, to discuss a new report from the Roosevelt Institute titled “Rewriting the rules of the American economy: An agenda for growth and shared prosperity”. Mr Stiglitz answers listener questions on the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Greek economy.
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FT Investigations
  • FT Investigations
  • Hear some of the best-reported stories from the Financial Times’ investigative journalists. The dialogue in these podcasts is based on interviews, court records and other documents. We pace each story over a series of episodes.
  • Cyber Insecurity: The fight back Jul 27, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Are hackers winning the battle for cyber security? FT West Coast editor Richard Waters speaks with San Francisco correspondent Hannah Kuchler and investigations correspondent Kara Scannell to discuss how banks, companies and governments are finding ways to marshal their defences. Find more reporting on the topic at FT.com/cyberinsecurity. Music: "Guttersnipe" by Jim Rooster.
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