Peter Lewis: A fast moving and topical business and finance show.
A fast moving and topical business and finance show bringing you breaking business and economic news and financial market updates. Presented by former CEO and investment bank global trading head Peter Lewis, with over 30 years' industry experience. Join Peter and his expert guests for analysis and discussion on the day's top business stories live from 8 a.m. to 8.30 a.m. every weekday morning on RTHK Radio 3. We have a podcast to download after the show and you can also listen through the RTHK Radio 3 website live or later in the day. We welcome your questions, comments and feedback to read out in the show. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, post on our Facebook page "Money Talk on RTHK Radio 3 " or find us on twitter "MoneytalkR3") .
On today's Money Talk, Richard Harris will take a closer look at the market impact of the Brexit vote in the UK and the latest developments in US-China trade tensions with Personal Wealth Adviser Enzio von Pfeil and Taiwan-based Political Risk Consultant Ross Feingold. We'll also be discussing the recent moves in the global oil markets with oil expert Vandana Hari, Founder of Vanda Insights.
17/01/2019 - 8:09 Business and Market Discussions
Personal Wealth Adviser Enzio von Pfeil comments that Britain has done itself no favours by wanting to leave the EU, and that the British government has made itself look silly on the world stage.
Taiwan-based Political Risk Consultant Ross Feingold says Brexit will slow down Chinese economic activity in Europe, including investment in companies and purchases of property.
17/01/2019 - 8:21 Oil Update
The US Supreme Court has made a landmark ruling that could allow states across the country to legalise sports betting. Shares in gambling companies in the US and UK have surged on the news.
In the markets, the Dow is on its longest winning streak in 8 months, US 10-year treasury yields hit 3% once again and the dollar and oil price have both risen. There has been more volatility in emerging markets with currencies, bonds and stocks showing sharp price swings. MSCI has released the list of 234 Chinese A-shares that will be added to its emerging market index from June.
The news that President Donald Trump has done a U-turn at the request of President Xi Jinping and will try to help save the business operations of Chinese telecoms giant ZTE, has attracted criticism from both Republicans and Democrats in Congress. But China’s foreign ministry has praised the decision and says vice-premier Liu He will travel to Washington later today to continue trade discussions.
With us today are Connie Bolland of Economic Research Analysis and Rob Koepp from The Economist Corporate Network. We also get our weekly update from Japan. Joining us today on the line from Tokyo is journalist & author, William Pesek.
15/05/2018 - 8:08 Business and Market Discussion
Connie Bolland, Founder & Chief Economist of Economic Research Analysis, comments that US President Trump's reversal on Chinese telecoms company ZTE has indicated that some agreement has been reached between President’s Xi and Trump ahead of Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He's visit to Washington, and that China will likely bring a large shopping list to the trade talks with the US.
Rob Koepp, Director from The Economist Corporate Network, is hopeful that the new Malaysian coalition will have a positive impact on Malaysia’s stock market and investment in the country.
15/05/2018 - 8:25 View From Japan