Wake Up To Money

Wake Up To Money

Award-winning business, economic and personal finance news with Adam Parsons and Mickey Clark. Broadcast live every weekday morning at 5.15am on BBC Radio 5 live.

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  • Samsung, Windfarms and Jaguar 30 Oct 14

    Thu, 30 Oct 14

    Duration:
    41 mins

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    7 days remaining

    Adam and Mickey look at the latest fall in results for smartphone giant Samsung and we hear from the British Chambers of Commerce about their latest findings which reveal over half of British companies are planning to take on new staff in the coming year and raise wages. Plus as one of the biggest windfarms gets up and running off Morecambe Bay, we consider the value of renewable energy and report on the launch of a new Jaguar Land Rover plant opening in the Midlands.

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  • Federal Reserve and Tapering 29 Oct 14

    Wed, 29 Oct 14

    Duration:
    42 mins

    Available:
    6 days remaining

    The world's largest economy is expected to stop it's multi trillion dollar stimulus later today... We'll look at whether its been successful? The government is launching a new bond for pensioners in January- but is it any good? Plus does the City of London need be more ethical when it comes to business.

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  • Britain's Energy Supply 28 Oct 14

    Tue, 28 Oct 14

    Duration:
    41 mins

    Available:
    5 days remaining

    Britain could be forced to use emergency measures the winter - to keep the lights on. We take a look at the options for National Grid. Lloyds Banking Group will clarify reports that it's cutting nine thousand jobs when its latest financial figures are published this morning. And we get the inside story on why two Formula One teams have gone into administration.

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  • 'HS3' backed for north of England 27 Oct 14

    Mon, 27 Oct 14

    Duration:
    39 mins

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    4 days remaining

    The government says that more high speed rail can speed up the economy in the north of England. But is it worth the money - and what is the difference between HS2 and HS3? Are European banks strong enough to withhold another recession. And, how do you do business in China- when your closest rival is owned by government?

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  • EU Budget, Banks & Bananas 24 Oct 14

    Fri, 24 Oct 14

    Duration:
    39 mins

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    Adam and Mickey digest the news that the UK has been told to pay an additional £1.7bn into the EU budget. The payment, due on December 1st has been imposed due to the relative strength of the British economy. We also talk banks and ask whether so-called challengers can provide real competition to their bigger, more established rivals. And a possible merger of Chiquita and Fyffes would create the world's biggest banana producer.

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