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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.
  • Greece defaults on its IMF debt Jun 30, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Greece has become be the first developed country to go into
    “arrears” with the IMF. Martin Arnold, FT banking editor, discusses what the default means for the global banking system with Ferdinando Giugliano, Emma Dunkley and Laura Noonan.
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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.
  • The dismal narcissism of step-counters Jun 30, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • There is nothing morally superior about walking a lot — the craze is head-bangingly boring, says 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 default, Deutschebank and Credit Suisse Jun 30, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Martin Arnold and guests discuss the potential impact of a Greek default , the German regulator's scathing report on Deutschebank's involvement in the libor scandal, and what Tidjane Thiam's arrival as chief executive means for Credit Suisse.
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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.
  • The Steinmetz affair 2/4: The dictator's wife Jun 30, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • In the second episode of the Steinmetz tale, FT investigations correspondent Tom Burgis uncovers the story of a Guinean dictator’s wife, a French intermediary and a multi-million dollar bribery scheme.

    Find out more at ft.com/steinmetzaffair
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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: Shipbuilding Jun 26, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • Elvis Costello wrote the song during the Falklands War yet, David Honigmann says, its specific political subtext didn't deter Suede, The Unthanks and others from covering it. Credits: Domino Recording, Universal Music Catalogue)/Elvis Costello, Topic Records Ltd, RabbleRouser Music
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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.
  • North Korea: The secrets of Office 39 Jun 26, 2015
  • Tom Burgis looks at North Korea's alliance with the Queensway Group, a syndicate of Hong Kong based investors. Such ventures as a taxi fleet with the KKG brand are part of a much larger endeavour by Pyongyang to cut international business deals
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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.
  • Terminal illness or just a scratch? Jun 25, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Adam Cole of Royal Bank of Canada talks to Roger Blitz about the health of the euro in the climate of the Greek crisis, and why risk appetite in the currency universe may be short-lived.
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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.
  • Nato renews its commitment to collective defence Jun 24, 2015 - 5:32 pm
  • Defence ministers from the Atlantic Alliance's 28 members are meeting in Brussels to discuss the reinvigoration of the alliance in the face of Russian aggression. The US is to make the biggest reinforcement of its forces in eastern Europe since the fall of the Soviet Union. Ben Hall discusses the development with Geoff Dyer and Sam Jones.
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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.
  • Greek crisis, the sharing economy and pensions advice Jun 24, 2015
  • Claer Barrett and guests discuss what Greek debt negotiations mean for European investors, making money from spare bedrooms and parking spaces, and what distinguishes guidance from advice for pension savers
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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 podcast renaissance Apr 02, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Alphaville's Cardiff Garcia talks to FT media reporter Shannon Bond and Buzzfeed's Nick Quah about the podcast renaissance, and they also recommend a few of their favourite podcasts to FT listeners
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