Podcasts

Brian Pellegrini: why America isn't going back to work
MoneyWeek podcast
Economy

Brian Pellegrini: why America isn't going back to work

Brian Pellegrini, founder of Intertemporal Economics, talks to Merryn about the post pandemic economy; why Americans aren't returning to work; plus in…
22 Jul 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: Asia, financial repression and the nature of capitalism
MoneyWeek podcast
Economy

The MoneyWeek Podcast: Asia, financial repression and the nature of capitalism

Russell Napier talks to Merryn about financial repression – or "stealing money from old people slowly" – plus how Asian capitalism is taking over in t…
16 Jul 2021
Niall Ferguson: why we'll never be prepared for disaster
MoneyWeek podcast
Economy

Niall Ferguson: why we'll never be prepared for disaster

Professor Niall Ferguson talks to Merryn about the nature of catastrophe and disaster; why we should perhaps stop worrying about Covid and start worry…
9 Jul 2021
Jim Mellon: What I'm buying now – UK stocks, agtech and commodities
MoneyWeek podcast
Investment strategy

Jim Mellon: What I'm buying now – UK stocks, agtech and commodities

Jim Mellon tells Merryn which stocks he likes (and which ones he doesn't), why the future of meat is lab-grown, and why you should definitely have som…
2 Jul 2021
Andy Haldane: bitcoin as money is a fanciful idea that should fill us with horror
MoneyWeek podcast
Bitcoin & crypto

Andy Haldane: bitcoin as money is a fanciful idea that should fill us with horror

Andy Haldane, the Bank of England's outgoing chief economist, tells Merryn why he isn't a fan of bitcoin as money; why the BoE is actively considering…
25 Jun 2021
Mayssa Al Midani: agritech, nutrition and climate change – feeding the world while caring for the planet
Global Economy

Mayssa Al Midani: agritech, nutrition and climate change – feeding the world while caring for the planet

Merryn talks to Mayssa Al Midani of the Pictet Nutrition fund about how she invests in feeding the world's expanding population in a sustainable way, …
4 Jun 2021
Simon French: why post-pandemic inflation will be short-lived
Economy

Simon French: why post-pandemic inflation will be short-lived

Merryn talks to Simon French, chief economist with Panmure Gordon, about why he believes inflation will be transitory and the world will be back to th…
28 May 2021
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The MoneyWeek Podcast: the things on which we are definitely right
Stockmarkets

The MoneyWeek Podcast: the things on which we are definitely right

Merryn and John talk about the UK's V-shaped recovery; how private equity is gobbling up UK listed companies; and bitcoin – is it worth anything? Is i…
21 May 2021
Richard Marwood: dividends are back on the menu as earnings recover
Income investing

Richard Marwood: dividends are back on the menu as earnings recover

Merryn talks to Richard Marwood of Royal London Asset Management about which companies are recovering from the pandemic as people start spending again…
14 May 2021
Troy's Gabrielle Boyle: for global companies, sustainability is just good business
Investment strategy

Troy's Gabrielle Boyle: for global companies, sustainability is just good business

Merryn talks to to Gabrielle Boyle of Troy Asset Management about the top quality global companies in her portfolio, and why those firms that invest i…
7 May 2021
Tom Slater of Scottish Mortgage: growth, the pandemic, and the importance of optimism
Investment strategy

Tom Slater of Scottish Mortgage: growth, the pandemic, and the importance of optimism

Merryn talks to Tom Slater of the Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust about investing in growth, the pandemic and its aftermath, why optimism will alwa…
30 Apr 2021
The MoneyWeek podcast: Dambisa Moyo on the changing role of corporations
Global Economy

The MoneyWeek podcast: Dambisa Moyo on the changing role of corporations

Merryn talks to author and economist Dambisa Moyo on the past and future role of corporations – ESG and public trust, the balance of power between com…
22 Apr 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: how to not lose money to inflation and financial repression
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast: how to not lose money to inflation and financial repression

Merryn talks to Peter Spiller of the Capital Gearing Trust about how he navigated the last extraordinary year; what he's buying now; and how he plans …
16 Apr 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: picking stocks is fun, but you need to do your homework
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast: picking stocks is fun, but you need to do your homework

John Stepek talks to Steve Clapham, investor, analyst and author of The Smart Money Method, about the dangers in picking individual stocks and why you…
8 Apr 2021
Pippa Malmgren: Covid, NFTs and Trump’s next big adventure
Investment strategy

Pippa Malmgren: Covid, NFTs and Trump’s next big adventure

Merryn Somerset Webb talks to author, analyst and former presidential adviser Dr Pippa Malmgren about the Covid recovery, NFTs and digital flashmobs, …
1 Apr 2021
Laura Destribats: cashing in on millennials’ spending habits
Investment strategy

Laura Destribats: cashing in on millennials’ spending habits

Merryn talks to Laura Destribats of Goldman Sachs Asset Management about investing in stocks that benefit from the behaviour and spending patterns of …
26 Mar 2021
Calum Bruce: the post pandemic opportunities in retail property
Property

Calum Bruce: the post pandemic opportunities in retail property

Merryn talks to Calum Bruce of the Ediston Property Investment Company about how the commercial property sector – and retail in particular – has coped…
19 Mar 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: the great rotation and the return of the retail investor
Stockmarkets

The MoneyWeek Podcast: the great rotation and the return of the retail investor

Merryn and John look at what's happening in the markets as investors pull out of super expensive growth stocks and into less expensive value stocks; t…
12 Mar 2021
Temple Bar investment trust: a return to value
Investment trusts

Temple Bar investment trust: a return to value

Merryn talks to Nick Purves and Ian Lance of the Temple Bar Investment Trust about the shift in the investment landscape and the value available in UK…
5 Mar 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: strategic metals, the commodities supercycle and the electrified future
Commodities

The MoneyWeek Podcast: strategic metals, the commodities supercycle and the electrified future

John Stepek talks to Dr Paul Jourdan, CEO of Amati Global Investors, about investing in the metals needed for the post-oil electrified world, the impo…
26 Feb 2021
Hamish Baillie: successful investing in a post-pandemic world
Investment strategy

Hamish Baillie: successful investing in a post-pandemic world

Merryn talks to Ruffer's Hamish Baillie about why traditional investment portfolios may no longer work in a post-Covid landscape, and why in this new …
19 Feb 2021
Duncan Lamont: finding the bright spots in overvalued markets
Investment strategy

Duncan Lamont: finding the bright spots in overvalued markets

Merryn talks to Duncan Lamont, head of analytics and research at Schroders, about global markets’ crazy valuations and why now might be the time for a…
12 Feb 2021