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The Financial Times banking team discusses the biggest banking stories of the week, bringing you global insight and commentary on the top issues concerning this sector. To take part in the show or to comment please email audio@ft.com

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The Financial Times banking team discusses the biggest banking stories of the week, bringing you global insight and commentary on the top issues concerning this sector. To take part in the show or to comment please email audio@ft.com

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Please buy Laura Noonan some sound equipment

By kooks23 - Jan 22 2019
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Insightful podcast with regrettable sound quality, particularly on a noisy commute.

Good podcast if you want news from the FT

By Mr. Carmean - May 19 2016
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High production, great commentary.

iTunes Ratings

46 Ratings
Average Ratings
32
9
3
1
1

Please buy Laura Noonan some sound equipment

By kooks23 - Jan 22 2019
Read more
Insightful podcast with regrettable sound quality, particularly on a noisy commute.

Good podcast if you want news from the FT

By Mr. Carmean - May 19 2016
Read more
High production, great commentary.
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FT Banking Weekly

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The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Transatlantic tensions over Basel, Brexit fallout and Deutsche Bank's special treatment

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss transatlantic tensions over proposed new Basel committee rules, more Brexit fallout and why European regulators gave Deutsche Bank special treatment in the summer's stress tests. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 11 2016

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Rank #2: Qatari money for Deutsche rights issue, Credit Suisse close to tax avoidance plea and new standards council for UK banks

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Patrick Jenkins is joined by Daniel Schäfer, investment banking correspondent, for news of Deutsche Bank, whose new €8bn rights issue is set to include €1.75bn from the Qatari royal family in a move that goes against co-CEO Anshu Jain's stated aim of steering clear of outside capital. Martin Arnold, banking editor, joins Daniel to discuss Credit Suisse, which is facing both monetary and criminal punishments over charges that it facilitated US tax avoidance. Senior Swiss politicians have also weighed in, calling for the resignation of CEO Brady Dougan and Chairman Urs Rohner. Finally, Sharlene Goff, retail banking correspondent, reports on Sir Richard Lambert's recommendation of a new standards council to monitor UK banks' behaviour, including their relationships with SMEs and handling of whistleblowers For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 19 2014

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Rank #3: Brexit options, Deutsche Bank and US mortgage insurance

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the latest developments in the UK Brexit debate and what options are on the table for UK financial institutions, why a Deutsche Bank whistelblower spurned his award and developments in the US mortgage insurance market. With special guests Barney Reynolds of Shearman & Sterling and Dinos Iordanou of Arch Capital. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Aug 23 2016

20mins

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Rank #4: Global regulation, fraud case against Barclays, deregulation under Trump

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Brooke Masters and guests discuss global regulation and the prospects for consensus as new leaders take over some of the biggest organisations, the fraud case against Barclays and its former top executives and the impact of the Trump administration on deregulation in the US. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jun 20 2017

22mins

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Rank #5: UK retail banks told to reform services, RBS ditches spin-off and small business lenders in the US

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Christopher Thompson and guests discuss the UK competition watchdog's long-awaited report into the state of retail banking, Royal Bank of Scotland's decision to abandon its spin-off of Williams and Glyn, European investment banks' underperformance and the state of small business lending in the US. With special guests Eric Leenders of the British Bankers Association and Glenn Goldman of Credibly. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Aug 09 2016

22mins

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Rank #6: Deutsche Bank disasters, HSBC succession plans and an investment platform for women

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss Deutsche Bank's falling share price, succession planning at HSBC and in the US, Sallie Krawcheck of Ellevest tells Alistair Gray why women need their own investment platform. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 27 2016

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Rank #7: Goldman Sachs, Brexit, Wells Fargo and BoE payment reforms

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Martin Arnold and guests discuss Goldman's management shake-up, why more banks are warning about the impact of Brexit on their UK operations, a look ahead to Wells Fargo's investor day and the Bank of England's plan to modernise its payment systems. With special guest Omar Ali, UK financial services leader at the consultancy EY. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 09 2017

19mins

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Rank #8: Distressed eurozone banks, RBS on trial, hiring in Asia and Canadian banks

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss RBS as it attempts to settle with disgruntled shareholders, global banks increase their hiring in Asia and some worrying signs about the health of Canada's mortgage lenders. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 23 2017

14mins

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Rank #9: HSBC forex fallout, Luxembourg's pitch to City firms and the MF Global settlement

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Patrick Jenkins and Martin Arnold discuss US authorities’ allegation that current and former HSBC employees cheated clients on a foreign exchange deal, and look at how Luxembourg is pitching to win business from firms in the City of London stung by Brexit. Meanwhile, Ben McLannahan speaks to Nader Tavakoli, CEO of Ambac, about the settlement to end litigation brought by investors burnt by the collapse of the futures brokerage MF Global. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jul 26 2016

17mins

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Rank #10: The future of the City of London after Brexit

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Patrick Jenkins and guests are joined by Simon Gleeson, a partner at law firm Clifford Chance for an extended discussion on the implications of Britain's vote to leave the European Union for foreign and UK banks in the City of London. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jun 28 2016

20mins

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Rank #11: Shadow bank risks, Brexit planning and Zopa's Metro Bank alliance

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the open letter from financial chiefs warning policy makers of the threat from shadow banking, Deutsche Bank's contingency planning for Brexit, and Zopa's alliance with Metro Bank. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 19 2015

13mins

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Rank #12: The lure of Frankfurt, investment bank rankings, and ATMs

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss signs that Frankfurt is winning the race to win jobs from London ahead of Brexit, the latest investment bank rankings, and the 50th anniversary of the ATM – the only financial innovation of modern times that has actually improved society, according to Paul Volcker, former chairman of the US Federal Reserve. With special guests Hubertus Väth, director of Frankfurt Main Finance and Mark Benjamin, president and COO of cash machine company NCR.

With special guests Hubertus Väth, director of Frankfurt Main Finance and Mark Benjamin, president and COO of cash machine company NCR. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Mar 22 2017

17mins

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Rank #13: Google eyes Citigroup for new banking venture

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss Google's move towards banking that could see it team up with Citigroup, why Australia's big four are facing difficult times and what's in the report on TSB's software failure last year. With special guest Masha Cilliers, Specialist Payments Partner at Be.


Contributors: Patrick Jenkins, financial editor, Tim Bradshaw, global tech correspondent, Robert Armstrong, chief editorial writer, Jamie Smyth, Australia correspondent and Nicholas Megaw, retail banking correspondent. Producers: Persis Love and Aimee Keane.

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Nov 19 2019

17mins

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Rank #14: BoE embraces fintech, bankers personalities and US stress tests

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the Bank of England's decision to embrace financial technology, why bankers' personalities are a key risk factor, with special guest Sascha Steffen of the University of Mannheim, and this week's US Fed stress tests. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jun 21 2016

18mins

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Rank #15: Brexit, Credit Suisse and how low interest rates affect margins

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss what banks think about a possible Brexit and Credit Suisse's unexpected portfolio of high risk assets, and in the US, Sujeet Indap asks Alistair Gray, US financial correspondent, what the squeeze on interest rates means for bank margins. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Mar 29 2016

13mins

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Rank #16: US tax cuts, Chinese shadow banking and US consumer lending

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss the pros and cons of US tax cuts for domestic and international banks, a crackdown by Chinese regulators on so-called entrusted lending and US Banking Editor Ben McLannahan interviews US Consumer Bankers Association boss Richard Hunt. With special guest Fred Cannon, KBW director of research 

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Jan 09 2018

26mins

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Rank #17: UK high street competition, cyber risk and Goldman Sachs's natural gas business

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss competition on the UK high street, cyber risk to banks and how Goldman Sachs has become one of the biggest natural gas merchants in North America. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 17 2016

17mins

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Rank #18: City Brexit concerns, RBS’s Stevenson and UBS’s Q2 results

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Mounting concern in the City over the a potential no-deal Brexit; an interview with outgoing RBS finance director Ewen Stevenson, and a look at UBS's second-quarter results. Patrick Jenkins is joined by George Parker, Nicholas Megaw and Ben McLannahan.


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Jul 24 2018

15mins

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Rank #19: Wells Fargo, US bank results and UK Open Banking one year on

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss whether US bank Wells Fargo has been able to put a series of scandals behind it, US bank results and the UK’s Open Banking regime one year on. With special guest Tim Sloan, chief executive of Wells Fargo.


Contributors: Patrick Jenkins, financial editor, Robert Armstrong, US financial editor, Laura Noonan, US banking editor, Nicholas Megaw, retail banking correspondent and Tim Sloan, chief executive of Wells Fargo. Producer: Fiona Symon

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Jan 15 2019

13mins

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Rank #20: European banks’ Q1 results, the data lessons from Facebook and Africa’s BitPesa

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Patrick Jenkins and guests discuss Q1 results from Santander and UBS and what they mean for rivals, the implications for banks from the Facebook scandal and PSD2 plus a look at BitPesa, the innovative sub-Saharan African payments business. With special guest Alan McIntyre, global banking practice lead at Accenture.

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Apr 25 2018

23mins

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