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Spot Markets Live Transcript: 12/09/22

Today’s Spot Markets live session is with Anjuli Davies, formerly of the Telegraph and Reuters, Davies’ last posting was as Senior City Editor for the Telegraph, moving there from her role as Acting Chief UK Financial Correspondent for Reuters. Comments addressing audience questions have been put in bold. Izabella Kaminska 10:58 Hello there…. Welcome back […]

ALTIF transcripts: Putting the Right Price on Time (Edward Chancellor)


It’s arguably the most important number in world history, and one that drives almost all our main economic decisions. But how is the interest rate set, and (more importantly) have we been setting it wrong in recent years, to the detriment of our economies? We discuss interest rates from Babylon to QE with economic historian and […]