Investment Perspectives

Investment Perspectives

French election heats up as Mélenchon overtakes Fillon

With less than two weeks remaining before the French Presidential Election, the race has become a four-way contest,...

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"It just seems to be the thing that won't go away..." Chris Justham on the latest Libor rigging allegations

New evidence suggests the Bank of England may have been involved in the Libor rigging scandal. A secret recording...

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Corbyn coughs up the cash, but will it sway voters?

Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to increase the national living wage to £10 an hour within the first months of a Labour...

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Libor scandal: Was the Bank of England involved in rate rigging?

New evidence uncovered by the BBC implicates the Bank of England in the Libor rate-rigging scandal. To discuss this...

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Business of Sport: Digital football platforms

On the latest show, Michael looked at a new social media platform specifically designed with football in mind, called...

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Trump launches missile attack against Syria

Trump has launched a missile attack against a Syrian airbase following the use of chemical weapons by President...

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Cabinet Eurosceptics support transition period after Brexit

Cabinet Eurosceptics reportedly backed Theresa May's softer approach to Brexit, supporting the idea of a transition...

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Markets' 'lackadaisical response' to Trump's airstrike in Syria

Trump has launched the first military action of his presidency at a Syrian regime airbase, we discussed what the...

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Markets react to Trump's airstike in Syria

Trump has launched the first military action of his presidency at a Syrian regime airbase, we discussed what the...

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Co-operative bank received 'several' takeover bids

Co-operative Bank announced that it has received bids from several potential buyers, that are interesting in parts of...

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The Apprentice Investor: The importance of dividends

Our Apprentices are four members of the Share Radio team who've each been given £15,000 of virtual money to build...

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Trump removes Steve Bannon from National Security Council

Donald Trump has removed his former campaign manager Steve Bannon from the White House National Security Council,...

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Donald Tusk to meet Theresa May for Brexit discussions

Theresa May has launched the Tory local election campaign today, saying that there are no 'no go areas' where Tory...

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Unilever announces new measures after failed Kraft bid

Unilever has unveiled measures to boost investor support after the failed Kraft Heinz bid. Plus, the US Federal...

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Co-op Group reports £132m loss in 2016

The Co-op Group has reported a £132 million loss in 2016, its first since 2013, after writing down the value of its...

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European Parliament debate on its "red lines" for Brexit negotiations

The European Parliament is debating its "red lines" for Brexit negotiations today. Ed spoke with Vincenzo Scarpetta,...

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Today's the last day you can open an ISA allowance in this tax year find out about the advantages of opening one

Today's the last day you can open an ISA allowance in this tax year, so I'll ask Tom Selby of AJ Bell, about the...

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May says free movement of EU citizens could continue temporarily after Brexit

Theresa May has said free movement of EU citizens into the UK could continue during the 'implementation phase' of...

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UK must focus on divorce deal before trade talks can begin, according to the EU's chief Brexit Negotiator

Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, spoke to the European Parliament today and said UK must focus on...

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Shares in Bovis Homes are up today after the house-builder rejected a bid from Galliford. Ed found out why from Chris...

Shares in Bovis Homes are up today after the house-builder rejected a bid from Galliford. Ed asked Chris Bailey,...

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