Sandra Lam, 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, text us on 63 93 59 25, post on our Facebook page "Money Talk on RTHK Radio 3 " or find us on twitter "MoneytalkR3") .
In the first round of voting in the French Presidential election, France's Interior Ministry says independent centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron has achieved 23.9% of the vote and far-right leader Marine Le Pen has 21.4% with about 96% of the vote counted. The result puts both candidates into the final round of voting on May 8. The euro jumped 2% on the news to its highest point since mid-November.
Finance ministers and central bankers from around the world have dropped a pledge to fight trade protectionism, at the conclusion of the IMF spring meetings in Washington. President Donald Trump said he will announce a "massive tax cut" this week as he approaches the end of his first 100 days in office.
On today’s Money Talk we look at the implications of the French election with Alex Wong of Ample Capital and Jean-Pierre Cabestan, Professor in Political Science at Hong Kong Baptist University. We also catch up on the latest business news from the mainland with Ben Cavender of the China Market Research Group in Shanghai. 8am-8.30am, email to email@example.com, text to 63 93 59 25 )
24/04/2017 - 08:08 Market discussion
24/04/2017 - 08:22 View from China