Wake Up to Money

Wake Up to Money

United Kingdom

News and views on business and the world of personal finance. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe

Episodes

23/06/2017  

The National Audit Office slams the government's nuclear project Hinkley Point C as being poor value for consumers, we ask why oil is in bear market territory despite production cuts, and a music industry economist explains the business of festivals as 175,000 revellers descend on Glastonbury.

22/06/2017  

The latest news and views on business and the world of personal finance with Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe.

21/06/2017  

Guy Kilty and Mickey Clark look ahead to today's Queen's Speech and consider what's in store for businesses and consumers. Also, could British holiday makers be banned from all-inclusive trips over fake food poisoning claims? And, what's the governor of the Bank of England's outlook on interest rates?

20/06/2017  

Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper discuss the upcoming Mansion House speech, the Paris air show and co-operatives.

19/06/2017  

Sean Farrington speaks to consumer safety campaigner Lynn Faulds Wood about alleged failings in the recall system for domestic appliances. She says the government is not doing enough to protect consumers from faulty products that can cause fires. Ms Wood, whose comments come after the Grenfell Tower fire, said a review into product safety she carried out for the government had been ignored.

16/06/2017  

Fire safety and building regulations are under scrutiny following a disastrous fire in London which cost many lives, as the Prime Minister announces a public inquiry. We also talk about the Bank of England's interest rate decision, and the latest raft of economic data as Brexit talks are set to begin.

15/06/2017  

Following the fatal fire at a tower block in London, Sean Farrington and David Jones discuss building design, safety regulations and what implications the tragic event could have for the construction and housing industry.

13/06/2017  

Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper discuss what impact the General Election result could have on the UK's Brexit negotiations. The team also examine a huge rise in complaints about payday loans and consumer credit deals and look at how Germany is clamping down on hate crime on social media.

12/06/2017  

Guy Kilty and Louise Cooper discuss the fallout of the General Election and what could be next for the economy and businesses big and small.

08/06/2017  

Guy Kilty and Mickey Clark ask if young people are saving enough, as the Skipton Building Society launches the first Lifetime cash ISA. It's designed to encourage young people to save for a home and retirement. They also look at the causes of British Airways' IT meltdown over the bank holiday weekend.

07/06/2017  

Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark look at how election pledges could affect the pound in your pocket, from energy bills to income tax. Joined by Paul Johnson from the Institute for Fiscal Studies they crunch the numbers behind the policies on the eve of the general election.

06/06/2017  

Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper look at proposed changes to corporation tax ahead of the election. The major parties all have different ideas, but what impact could their changes have on government revenues and the wider economy? They also consider the fallout from a major diplomatic row in the Gulf, and hear from more commuters on their hopes for the election.

05/06/2017  

Sean and Louise live at Leadenhall Market in the City of London with reaction from business to the weekend's attack and calls for people to carry on as normal. Plus they discuss the issues facing big business and the finance industry in the election campaign.

02/06/2017  

The latest news and views on business and the world of personal finance with Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe.

01/06/2017  

The latest news and views on business and the world of personal finance with Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe.

31/05/2017  

The latest news and views on business and the world of personal finance with Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe.

30/05/2017  

Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper discuss BA's computer glitch and the wider implications for the business community. They also host their latest election panel, debating the key political issues of business taxes, welfare and the deficit.

29/05/2017  

News and insight from the business world with Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper.

26/05/2017  

Old Trafford cricket ground boss tells us how he's changing security plans in the face of a terror threat, the founder of the iconic 'I Love MCR' brand explains what it really means, and will new payday loan market rules deliver a better deal for consumers?

25/05/2017  

Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark examine how businesses across the country are reacting after this week's attack in Manchester.

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