Financial World Tonight, The

show more detailshow less detail

Episodes

TitleRepeatedComments
Summary19880104
19931223
John Plender looks at the Labour Party's economic policies.|Producer Heather Payton|with Roger White Editors Colin Wilde and Stephen Chilcot|with Roger White|Radio 4's international business report; market trends|Presented by Roger White|with Roger White in Edinburgh.|Presented by Roger White in Edinburgh.|This week Roger White presents the programme from Edinburgh, the financial heart of Scotland.|Presented by Philip Hay.|Presented by Tim Bowler.|with Martin Webber|with Andrew Wood.|Presented by Nigel Cassidy|Presented by Martin Webber.|with Tim Bowler.|with Richard Quest.|Presented by Caroline Bayley.|with Mark Gregory.|with Heather Payton.|Roger White talks to Bill Gates , founder and chairman of Microsoft, the world's largest computer company.|Editor Alan Griffiths|Presented by Mark Gregory.|with Simon Coy.|Sarah Dickins analyses the effectiveness of the Welsh|Development Agency.|with Caroline Bayley.|with Nigel Cassidy.|with Lesley Curwen.|with Lesley Curwen. Stereo|Economic Policy in Crisis (2)|Martin Webber looks at what can be rebuilt from the year's wreckage of economic policy. Will the lack of a coherent alternative force a speedy return to the ERM? Stereo|Economic Policy in Crisis (1)|In a matter of hours,|Britain's membership of the ERM moved from the cornerstone of economic policy to a piece of economic history. Martin Webber asks if Black|Wednesday could have been avoided. Stereo|with Sam Jaffa. Stereo|with Vivien Stuart. Stereo|with Vivian Stuart. Stereo|with Linda Lewis.|Stereo|with Linda Lewis. Stereo|with Tim Bowler , stereo|with Roger White. stereo|with Martin Webber. stereo|Presented by Tim Bowler. Stereo|with Caroline Bayley. Stereo|with Peter Day. Stereo|with Simon Cox.|with Simon Cox. Stereo|with Danielle Donaghuc. Stereo|A special bank holiday business report, presented by Nigel Cassidy. Stereo|with Richard Quest. Stereo|Richard Quest reports from New York and Los|Angeles on the American recording industry.|Producer Alan Griffiths. Stereo|with Stephen Chilcott. Stereo|presented by Vivien Stuart. Stereo|with 1 leather Payton. Stereo|Presented by Roger White , stereo|with Mark Gregory. Stereo|with Niget Cassidy. Stereo|with Nigel Cassidy. Stereo|Presented by Nigel Cassidy. Stereo|with Sam Jaffa. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Sam Jaffa.|with Tim Bowler. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Bowler.|with Roger White. Stereo.

Contributors

Unknown: Roger White.|with Nick Clarke. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nick Clarke.|with Mark Gregory. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Gregory.|with Tom Maddocks. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Maddocks.|Presented by Tom Maddox.|Stereo

Contributors

Presented By: Tom Maddox.|with Heather Payton. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Heather Payton.|Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Webber.|with Simon Cox. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Cox.|How predatory is French industry and is it just a tentacle of the French government?|Nigel Cassidy investigates. Editor Alan Griffiths. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Cassidy|Presented by Nigel Cassidy. Stereo

Contributors

Presented By: Nigel Cassidy.|Can Britain offer as good a holiday as the Mediterranean package deal? Nigel Cassidy investigates. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Cassidy|with Bill Barnes. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Barnes.|Lynda Berry looks at the troubled finances of the horse-racing industry. Editor Jane Wilkinson. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Lynda Berry|Editor: Jane Wilkinson.|Presented by Roger White and Peter Day. Stereo

Contributors

Presented By: Roger White|Presented By: Peter Day.|Presented by Roger White. Stereo

Contributors

Presented By: Roger White.|Presented by Jackie Hardgrave. Stereo

Contributors

Presented By: Jackie Hardgrave.|with Jackie Hardgrave Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Jackie Hardgrave|with Nigel Cassidy. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Cassidy.|with Alexander McLeod|Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Alexander McLeod|Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Heather Payton|Presenter|Roger White|A special from Hong|Kong where Bill Bames looks at the colony's business prospects.|Producer: S.|CHILCOTT|Next in series: 20 June 1990|Previous in series: 07 May 1990|Broadcast history|28 May 1990 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 4)|Recorded on 1990-05-25|S.|AFRICA PRE-RECORDED SPECIAL|Next in series: 07 May 1990|Previous in series: 20 February 1990|16 Apr 1990 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 4)|Recorded on 1990-04-12|Next in series: 21 March 1991|Previous in series: SPECIAL HONG KONG|Description|SBH:Chancellor of the Exchequer int.|on his idea of using the Ecu as a common Europe currency.|Would be useful for businessmen, etc.|to use alongside a country's own currency.|"It is a wholly different and more permissive regime" than that of the single currency proposed by Jacques Delors.|Interviewer: Dominic Harrod.|From The Financial World Tonight.|TXN/TDT:R4 20-Jun-1990 CON:MAJOR John (spkr) HARROD Dominic (int)|20 Jun 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)|Contributors|Dominic Harrod (int)|John Major (Speaker)|Notes: CAIRS 466995|Next in series: S.|Previous in series: SPECIAL|SBH:Sophie MIRMAN, founder of Sock Shop chain, int.|about her company's financial difficulties.|Record hot weather has contributed to slump in sales.|PRE:Company had been one of the great success stories.|Now seeking protection of the court - official administrators are to arrange re-financing to keep creditors at bay.|Founded 1983 - share offer 53 times over-subscribed.|Mirman won Businesswoman of the Year.|Mirman: end of bad news - 1989 difficult year - record hot weather, train strikes shut shops.|Will issue more equity.|Full support of bank.|TXN/TDT:R4 20-Feb-1990 CON:MIRMAN Sophie (spkr) DUGGLEBY Vincent (int)|20 Feb 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)|Vincent Duggleby (int)|Sophie Mirman (Speaker)|Notes: CAIRS 200165|07 May 1990|Producer: H.|PAYTON|Next in series: SPECIAL HONG KONG|Previous in series: S.|07 May 1990 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 4)|Recorded on 1990-05-03