Money & Markets podcast

Providing information to help you understand the markets, manage your portfolio and deal with your personal finances.

Money & Markets

Presented by Laura Suter, AJ Bell’s Head of Personal Finance; Daniel Coatsworth, editor of Shares Magazine; and Danni Hewson, AJ Bell's Financial Analyst, the 'AJ Bell Money & Markets' podcast is the easy way to stay up to speed with the investing world.

You can download and subscribe to 'AJ Bell Money & Markets' for free by visiting the Apple iTunes Podcast Store, Google Podcasts or Spotify and searching for “AJ Bell”. It's also available on Podbean. Or you can go ahead and listen to each episode below.

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How much food and bills could go up in 2022, the real cost of retirement and THG’s share price collapse

Laura Suter puts some numbers on how rising costs are affecting everyday life. She also gives some tips on how to put some controls on a contactless debit... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Fri, 15/10/2021 - 11:13

Market analysis, Pensions, Personal finance

October’s onslaught of cuts, rising gas prices and one London landlord’s recovery from the pandemic

This week we discuss all the changes that October is bringing, as the Government winds up much of its financial support for the pandemic, from furlough to... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 07/10/2021 - 14:54

Market analysis, Personal finance, UK

Queues at the pumps, the winners and losers of the UK’s ongoing energy crisis and taking stock of ethical investing

On this week’s podcast Dan Coatsworth takes a look at what’s behind the UK’s petrol shortages and the rising cost of energy which has already brought a... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 30/09/2021 - 14:20

Funds, Market analysis, UK

Why problems with China’s Evergrande matter to investors worldwide, dealing with higher energy costs, big news from Netflix and a new bank account paying 5% interest

Dan Coatsworth explains in simple terms why troubles at Evergrande – one of China’s biggest property developers – matter to investors in the UK and around... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Fri, 24/09/2021 - 11:54

Market analysis, Shares and the stockmarket, UK

Inflation spikes, pandemic personal finances divide and the world’s most expensive beach hut

It’s a record-breaking week on the podcast, as Laura Suter and Danni Hewson talk about this week’s largest ever jump in inflation and look at how markets... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 16/09/2021 - 16:47

Market analysis, Pensions, UK

The costly care conundrum, new term new workplace rules and why the Bank of England’s turned to the Beano for help

On this week’s edition of the Money and Markets podcast Tom Selby looks at the small print of government plans to hike national insurance to pay for care... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 09/09/2021 - 14:29

Personal finance, World markets, Investing education

Outlook for stocks, changes to contactless cards, and the rise of thematic funds

AJ Bell Investment Director Russ Mould explains why US stocks are riding high after an important meeting of central bankers, and what could move markets... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 02/09/2021 - 11:34

Personal finance, World markets, UK, Funds

Bitcoin bandwagon, billion-pound bids and bumper pensioner payrises

On this week’s episode Laith Khalaf looks at rumours of a £7bn bid for another supermarket and what’s behind the sell-off in mining stocks, as well as... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Fri, 27/08/2021 - 08:32

Personal finance, Funds, Shares and the stockmarket, Pensions

Defence sector sees M&A action, rising prices impact retailers and warnings about “Smishing” fraud

This week’s podcast looks into bids for two defence giants which are attracting government attention.  Private equity owned Cobham targets Ultra Electronics... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 19/08/2021 - 14:36

Personal finance, World markets, UK, Shares and the stockmarket

Takeover fever, an inflation warning for cash savers and tips for the DIY investor from AJ Bell’s big boss

This week’s podcast takes a look at some of the skirmishes underway to snap up UK companies including Big Tobacco’s bid to get in on the wellness trade. ... Read more

Money & Markets Podcast | Thu, 12/08/2021 - 17:22

Personal finance, Investing education, UK