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Get exclusive insights from analysts and industry experts with IG Trading the Markets – a podcast that covers everything from forex to stock trading, helping you to get more from the financial markets. Any opinions, news, research, analysis, prices or other information contained does not constitute investment advice. Losses can exceed deposits, 76% of retail clients lose money.

Get exclusive insights from analysts and industry experts with IG Trading the Markets – a podcast that covers everything from forex to stock trading, helping you to get more from the financial markets. Any opinions, news, research, analysis, prices or other information contained does not constitute investment advice. Losses can exceed deposits, 76% of retail clients lose money.

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Get exclusive insights from analysts and industry experts with IG Trading the Markets – a podcast that covers everything from forex to stock trading, helping you to get more from the financial markets. Any opinions, news, research, analysis, prices or other information contained does not constitute investment advice. Losses can exceed deposits, 76% of retail clients lose money.

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@IGTV

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English


Episodes

COVID-19: are we closing in on the end-game?

2/24/2021
A year on from one of the big turning points in world history, where are we with COVID-19? Are we closing in on the end-game, or are we only just at the end of the beginning in the fight against this disease? In this episode, IGTV’s Jeremy Naylor caught up with Dr Navid Malik PhD MSc MBA ASCI. Dr Malik is a medically trained doctor, but one who has also built major healthcare franchises for leading UK brokers and investment banks, raising over £2bn for the sector. More recently his focus...

Duration:00:46:43

Nickel: where next after it hits six-year high?

2/18/2021
In this episode, we discuss nickel prices, which have recovered from the lows seen five years ago. We are joined by Brad Mills, the founder and managing director of Plinian Capital, who explains the motor that could drive further price hikes for nickel. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute investment or trading advice. Follow us on Twitter @IGTV

Duration:00:13:27

US stimulus bill should help growth, jobs and inflation, but may see a weaker dollar

2/10/2021
The $1.9 trillion stimulus bill that is widely expected to be passed in the US is likely to have a far-reaching, positive impact on both personal and commercial wealth creation. In this episode, we are joined by Christopher Vecchio CFA, from Daily FX, who looks at how the money will be spent and who it is being aimed at. Will it have the damaging inflationary effect that former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers refers to? Possibly not, according to Vecchio. Any opinion, news, research,...

Duration:00:24:24

Retailers need to adapt or die: who will survive the shake-up?

2/4/2021
In this episode, we are talking about the retail sector, where Covid-19 crisis has brought forward the inevitable change. IGTV’s Jeremy Naylor is caught up with George MacDonald, executive editor at Retail Week. MacDonald discusses the survival of the fittest retailers and ways in which consumers now interact with retail outlets. He also talks about the future of the high street and out-of town-superstores, retail parks and shopping malls. The future of the corner shops is possibly the most...

Duration:00:22:48

What GameStop could mean for the future of investment

1/28/2021
In this week’s podcast, Ben Gutteridge, director at Invesco, discusses what the meteoric rise in GameStop this week, driven by a band of investors who came together on Reddit, could mean for the future of the investment world. Gutteridge says that while institutional collusion is certainly against the rules, retail trader talk online is more of a grey area. He also argues the events around GameStop might make hedge funds more reticent about vocalising their short positions in future. Beyond...

Duration:00:11:18

Outlook for Renewables: the sector to continue growth in 2021

1/20/2021
With the interest in renewables already taking the subject onto the front pages, what is 2021 looking like? IGTV’s Jeremy Naylor talks to the CEO of Gore Street Capital, Alex O’Cinneide, who advises the Gore Street Energy Storage Fund. O’Cinneide says renewables will continue to grow in popularity, and even without government subsidies the sector will remain on an upward trajectory. He points out that the UK is a global aspirational benchmark for other countries in the renewable sector. The...

Duration:00:11:28

Oil may rise this year on increased demand and restricted supply

1/13/2021
In this episode we are joined by Sam Wahab from SP Angel to talk about oil and its supply-demand mechanics. With the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine it is expected that oil demand will begin to creep up later in the year and consumers come back online. This, tied in with the restricted supply - as producers won’t be able to turn the taps back on - will create support for oil prices. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute investment or trading...

Duration:00:16:19

Outlook for FX: USD weakness may be the defining theme in 2021 - Martin Essex

1/6/2021
In this episode, we are discussing the outlook for the FX markets in 2021. We are joined by Martin Essex, from Daily FX, to discuss the likely themes for 2021. His main point is that it is likely that the US dollar will continue to weaken as we see the year develop. Both monetary and fiscal stimulus leaving the dollar with little else other than to weaken. Martin also discusses possible strength for the euro, sterling and the yen. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information...

Duration:00:14:27

Outlook for Bitcoin: cryptocurrency 'could reach $45,000' in 2021 - Tone Vays

12/30/2020
In this episode, IGTV’s Victoria Scholar speaks with Tone Vays, derivatives trader, analyst and YouTuber about the outlook for bitcoin in 2021. Vays says his conservative estimate for the cryptocurrency in 2021 is that it could reach $45,000. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute investment or trading advice. Follow us on Twitter @IGTV

Duration:00:14:43

Outlook for Markets: 2021 likely to be a year of ‘two-halves’ - Robert Alster

12/24/2020
With pretty much all of 2020 taken up with Covid-19, the markets have been pre-occupied about how central bank and governmental support has been able to underwrite our lives. In this episode, Robert Alster, the chief investment officer of Close Brothers Asset Management, tells IGTV that as the coronavirus vaccination is rolled out the sectors hardest hit will come back into vogue and will provide tremendous opportunity for those wanting to re-adjust portfolios as we all move on. On the rise...

Duration:00:15:48

Outlook for US Tech: stocks 'up at least 30%' in 2021 - Dan Ives

12/23/2020
In this episode, IGTV’s Victoria Scholar speaks to Dan Ives, head of tech research at Wedbush about the outlook for the US tech sector in 2021. Ives says the FAANGs could close next year up by at least 30%. He is also bullish on the cybersecurity sector. In terms of the laggards, he thinks some of the EV names could be looking overvalued amid intense competition in the sector. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute investment or trading...

Duration:00:08:15

Retailers: how is the sector coping with the new normal?

12/10/2020
In this episode, we are taking a deep dive into the UK retail sector, which is now undergoing a critical period. IGTV’s Victoria Scholar is joined by Stephen Mader from Potoo Solutions to discuss how retailers are coping after the four-week lockdown here in the UK. While figures show that despite retail sales slowing down in November, online retail has performed better this lockdown than the one in March. Mader points out that lockdown constraints have forced innovation from all over the...

Duration:00:13:45

Bitcoin: at record highs, is it still worth considering?

12/3/2020
As Bitcoin is yet again enjoying record-highs, should investors consider the cryptocurrency in their portfolio? IGTV’s Jeremy Naylor is joined by James Butterfill, investing strategist at CoinShares. The two discuss what’s driving the latest rise in the crypto space, and how digital currencies have come in the first place. Butterfill also explains why Bitcoin is becoming more and more appealing for investors. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute...

Duration:00:20:48

Vaccines will shape our post-COVID-19 world

11/26/2020
The good news is that vaccines are on their way, to combat the Covid-19 strain of coronavirus, the bad news is that for the foreseeable future we’ll have to be vaccinated every year. In this episode, IGTV’s Jeremy Naylor talks to Cathal Friel, CEO of Open Orphan, an viral testing company that is watching how the picture will develop for those pharmaceutical companies that are in the throes of developing anti-virals. Those treatments, it is hoped, will enable us to return to normality. But...

Duration:00:19:33

Gold may see a lift next year, but Bitcoin could be eating into the gains

11/18/2020
In today's episode, we are talking gold. The precious metal may test the recent support before lifting up sometime into 2021. Jeremy Naylor is joined by Ross Norman, CEO at Metals Daily. They look at who is buying, why the markets have lifted and what could be the impetus in the next move up, which, Norman says, may be sometime into the first few months of 2021. The debate as to whether Bitcoin is eating into the potential gains for gold continues. The feeling is that while there is an...

Duration:00:19:13

Covid-19: Do great crises lead to great innovation and what it means for investors with Chris Bailey

11/6/2020
Amid the US election results delayed and new coronavirus cases rising globally , the markets have to bend to price in eventualities. We are joined by Chris Bailey, the founder of Financial Orbit, to speak about what stocks and sectors to watch out for in the current environment. Bailey talks about the election, coronavirus, global debt, and what it all means for investors and traders. Bailey’s view is that with great crises come great innovation, and there are good times ahead for...

Duration:00:30:53

US Election: Expect a ‘wave of selling’ in USD after the result

11/4/2020
Justin McQueen from DailyFX discusses the potential US election outcomes with IGTV’s Victoria Scholar. McQueen says the uncertainty is likely to continue across the week in terms of the overall outcome. He also says the Senate race is important alongside the Presidential race itself. McQueen says he is expecting the US dollar to remain supported amid the uncertainty with a wave of selling after the result. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute...

Duration:00:11:48

US election: how to trade the event with Sven Henrich

10/29/2020
With the US election result next week, traders and investors await market volatility. We are joined by Sven Henrich, founder and lead market strategist of Northam Trader, who gives his view on how to prepare for the event. Subject to the US election going without a hitch, Henrich says there could be a big surge for indices going into the final two months of the year. Yet if there is a contested election all long bets are likely to be off. A clear outcome, no matter who wins, could be the...

Duration:00:32:14

Online retail: insights from the sector with André Brown

10/23/2020
Coronavirus, working from home, and lockdowns have boosted online retail as it has forced consumers to buy online. We are joined by André Brown, the founder and CEO of Advanced Commerce, a new firm that provides business with services to shift online. Brown discusses the current trends and challenges in the sector, including ’the elephant in the room’ - Amazon that takes a massive share of the business. He says the e-commerce is becoming more and more competitive as there are low entry...

Duration:00:24:00

Investing in emerging markets with Kevin Carter

10/21/2020
In this episode, IG's Victoria Scholar is joined by Kevin Carter, Chief Investment Officer and founder at EMQQ. Carter discusses his ETF, which invests in emerging market internet and e-commerce. Carter explains why he’s bullish on Alibaba, Tencent and the Ant Group IPO. Plus he talks about the investment opportunity in India with names such as Flipkart and Jio. Any opinion, news, research, analysis, or other information does not constitute investment or trading advice. Follow us on...

Duration:00:13:55