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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 a Believer Feb 27, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • The Life of a Song: David Cheal follows the fortunes of Neil Diamond’s ‘I’m a Believer’, from The Monkees to Robert Wyatt to the movie 'Shrek'. Credits: Colgems, Virgin, Interscope, Sony Music
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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.
  • FT Profile: Andy Palmer's penchant for punk Mar 01, 2015
  • The chief executive of luxury carmaker Aston Martin might like pistons and plug-in vehicles, but there's another important 'P' in his life: punk rock. He loves nothing more than firing up some tunes while riding on his BMW motorbike. But he also showed a more sensitive side when he spoke to Andy Sharman about his favourite tracks.
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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. Jonathan Eley and his 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 Adam Palin. 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.
  • Election implications, renewables and car financing Feb 26, 2015
  • This week's show looks at how investors are reacting to the uncertainty surrounding the general election. James Pickford also delves into green energy and the mysterious world of car financing
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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.
  • How far are interest rate expectations supporting sterling? Feb 26, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • With the pound up about 4 per cent against the dollar since hitting a cyclical low in January, and up about 5 per cent against the euro over the same period, how much are interest rate expectations supporting the UK currency. Neil Dennis discusses sterling's strength with Simon Smith, chief economist at FxPro.
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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.
  • Presidential poll puts Nigeria to the test Feb 25, 2015 - 4:19 pm
  • Nigeria's presidential election next month is the closest contest since the end of military rule in 1999 and is taking place against a worrying backdrop of civil conflict and economic trouble. Gideon Rachman is joined by Tom Burgis and William Wallis to discuss whether the country can hold together.
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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.
  • Why ‘lean in’ if laziness can be just as effective? Feb 24, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Hard work is harming not only sleepless executives but the companies that employ them too, writes Lucy Kellaway
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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.
  • Greek bank solvency, UK regulation of managers and HSBC troubles Feb 24, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Patrick Jenkins is joined by Daniele Nouy, head of the ECB's supervisory wing, as well as Caroline Binham and Martin Arnold to discuss the ECB's views of the Greek banking system, the UK 's new plans for regulating senior managers and the continuing difficulties at HSBC.
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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 Esther Bintliff.

    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.
  • Spanish politics: Mass appeal of Podemos Feb 19, 2015 - 6:15 pm
  • Having started out in a Madrid theatre just over 12 months ago Podemos has ridden a wave of anti-establishment feeling in Spain to top opinion polls. But can it convert that support in to an election win?
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  • FT Alphachat
  • In each edition of Alphachat, the bloggers from FT Alphaville and an invited guest will delve deeply into a topic or theme related to financial markets. Expect the same wonkiness, humour, and occasional irreverence that you find on Alphaville itself.
  • The FT Alphaville Christmas Podcast Dec 19, 2014
  • The FT Alphaville team reviews the key stories of the year, from the Russia crisis and the oil crash, to the company known as Quindell and the rise of secular stagnation theory.
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Digital Business: Connected Lives
  • FT Connected Business
  • Information technology provides the infrastructure backbone for companies today. The Connected Business series of podcasts examines how business leaders can use IT to improve performance and exploit new opportunities for growth.

    Presented by Stephen Pritchard
  • The outlook for IT: consumerisation, data, safety and skills Dec 18, 2013
  • In the podcast:

    We look at some of the key developments in technology over the last few years, from consumerisation and the cloud to cybersecurity and the skills gap.

    And we preview some of the key trends for the rest of this decade.

    With guests Peter Cochrane and PA Consulting's David Elton, and Connected Business contributor Stephen Pritchard.
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