Latest episodes
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
  • Revolution for sale: Peter Aspden on Nike and The Beatles Nov 14, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • How a legal dispute over the use of a John Lennon song in a sneaker advert paved the way for today’s cultural mash-ups – and put paid to the notion of artists “selling out”
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
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
  • Uncharted waters: why we're eating more farmed fish Nov 20, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • This year, for the first time, the world will eat more fish and seafood from farms than from the wild. But is that a good thing? The FT's Emiko Terazono reports.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
FT News podcast
  • FT News
  • News and analysis from FT reporters around the world
  • Apple challenges Spotify Nov 20, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Apple is once again preparing to shake up the way people listen to music. After almost single-handedly creating the legal download market a decade ago, the company is now planning to bundle Beats music, a monthly subscription, into its iOS operating system. About 500m people own apple iPhones and iPads - so this has big implications for the music business. Robert Cookson talks to Matthew Garrahan about what this means for competitors like Spotify.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
  • 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
  • The crowded dollar trade Nov 20, 2014 - 1:19 pm
  • With the dollar at a 7 year high against the yen, Delphine Strauss, currencies correspondent, asks David Bloom, currency strategist at HSBC, what it will take to reignite its rally against other major currencies. Also, does the Save our Swiss Gold Initiative threaten the SNB's cap on the Swiss franc, and should investors worry about the consensus prevailing in forex markets?
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
  • 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
  • Forex reform, Standard Chartered woos investors and Mark Carney on bankers' pay Nov 17, 2014 - 4:33 pm
  • Patrick Jenkins in joined by Daniel Schäfer, Sam Fleming, Emma Dunkley and Marshall Bailey from the ACI, the association that represents the foreign exchange industry, to discuss how to reform the industry in the wake of the recent trading scandal, Standard Chartered's Hong Kong roadshow, and Bank of England governor Mark Carney's speech on financial reform, including bankers' pay.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
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.

    From pensions to private equity, building society accounts to bank shares, the Money Show tackles difficult topics in an entertaining and informative way.

    The FT Money Show is produced by Lucy Warwick-Ching and Adam Palin
  • State pensions, multi-asset funds and Swiss gold Nov 19, 2014
  • This week's show discusses forthcoming changes to state pension rules, whether multi-asset funds present solutions for ordinary investors, and how a vote in Switzerland could affect the gold price
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
  • 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

    Presented by Gideon Rachman

    To take part in the show or to comment please email audio@ft.com
  • A breakthrough in the fight against climate change Nov 19, 2014 - 6:00 am
  • The US and China surprised the world last week with an outline agreement in which both countries agreed to limit emissions of greenhouse gases. Gideon Rachman is joined by Pilita Clark, FT environment correspondent, and Paul Bledsoe, senior fellow on climate and energy in the German Marshall Fund in Washington, to discuss how big a breakthrough it is.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
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
  • City bullyboys are as boorish as ever Nov 18, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • The chatroom banter of the forex traders shows little has changed in the banking culture, says Lucy Kellaway
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
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.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up
  • 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.
  • Economic books of the year Sep 11, 2013
  • In this episode of FT Alphaville's semi-frequent podcast, Cardiff Garcia hosts Diane Coyle and Tyler Cowen to discuss their economics books of the year.
  • click here launch player in a popup window Launch in Pop-up

FT.COM PODCASTS

You can listen to the FT's podcast directly on this page or use the 'Launch in Pop-up' feature to play the episode while browsing to other sites. Alternatively, listen on Stitcher or subscribe to our Podcasts on iTunes. To listen to earlier episodes, select the show title.