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With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor is the essential weekly investing podcast for smart investors. Join Ed Monk as he explores investing, financial news, stock markets and economics. With his 360˚ view of the world of investment, Ed provides a well-balanced take on the latest developments together with expert insights to help you grow your capital, manage your investment portfolio and make the most of the money markets. Popular for its jargon-free approach, clear analysis and fresh perspective, The Personal Investor podcast helps shine a light on the latest market developments for the savvy UK investor. “Excellent market insights” ★★★★★ “Clear analysis” ★★★★★ Please remember that the value of investments, and the income from them, can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. The views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon and is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.

With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor is the essential weekly investing podcast for smart investors. Join Ed Monk as he explores investing, financial news, stock markets and economics. With his 360˚ view of the world of investment, Ed provides a well-balanced take on the latest developments together with expert insights to help you grow your capital, manage your investment portfolio and make the most of the money markets. Popular for its jargon-free approach, clear analysis and fresh perspective, The Personal Investor podcast helps shine a light on the latest market developments for the savvy UK investor. “Excellent market insights” ★★★★★ “Clear analysis” ★★★★★ Please remember that the value of investments, and the income from them, can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. The views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon and is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.

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United Kingdom

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With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor is the essential weekly investing podcast for smart investors. Join Ed Monk as he explores investing, financial news, stock markets and economics. With his 360˚ view of the world of investment, Ed provides a well-balanced take on the latest developments together with expert insights to help you grow your capital, manage your investment portfolio and make the most of the money markets. Popular for its jargon-free approach, clear analysis and fresh perspective, The Personal Investor podcast helps shine a light on the latest market developments for the savvy UK investor. “Excellent market insights” ★★★★★ “Clear analysis” ★★★★★ Please remember that the value of investments, and the income from them, can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. The views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon and is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.

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English


Episodes

What’s really going on in the property market?

8/17/2022
This week, the effect of the current economic turmoil on stock markets and other assets has been clear - but its impact on property prices is proving a little harder to judge. From offices to warehouses to the semi-detached house at the end of your road - what’s going on with the property market? With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International is essential listening for smart investors. Host, Ed Monk, and his occasional guests...

Duration:00:22:46

Market Pod - will the summer rally continue?

8/15/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: the market’s summer rally continues but investors question if this is the real deal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:37

Are markets in denial about recession?

8/11/2022
This week, why isn’t the stock market taking the threat of recession more seriously? Investors have suffered losses this year but markets have been clawing back some of that ground - just as news on the economy worsens. Is it just a temporary bounce, or can shares carry on defying the economic gloom? With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International is essential listening for smart investors. Host, Ed Monk, and his occasional...

Duration:00:17:08

Market Pod - US jobs boom rekindles interest rate fears

8/8/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: investors struggle to decide if the glass is half full or half empty as the US jobs market booms while the UK teeters on the edge of recession. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:51

What investors are asking us right now

8/3/2022
This week, it’s a quarterly Investment Outlook special where we put your questions to the Outlook’s author Tom Stevenson. Inflation, the prospects for a stock market recovery and a new Prime Minister all featured high in the thoughts of Fidelity investors - and that’s our focus today. With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International is essential listening for smart investors. Host, Ed Monk, and his occasional guests provide a...

Duration:00:34:08

Market Pod - turning point or bear market rally?

8/1/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: stocks post a big rally in July but how real is the recovery? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:31

Are energy price rises here to stay?

7/28/2022
This week, it’s been a tumultuous year so far in the energy markets - and households are paying the price. What are the prospects that it could change any time soon - and what pressure does the current situation put on both governments and energy companies to relieve the squeeze on bills. Our guest Jonathan Waghorn, manager of the Guinness Global Energy Fund, is here to discuss it. With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International...

Duration:00:24:09

Market Pod - Fed vs inflation, the fight goes on

7/25/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: All eyes on the US as another big interest rate hike coincides with peak earnings season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:22

Market Pod - shares rally on lower rate hopes

7/18/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: earnings season gets into full swing; commodity prices ring alarm bells about growth; while inflation and interest rates are in focus. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:56

Higher-rate problems: what counts as rich?

7/13/2022
This week, are you being dragged into paying more tax on what you earn? New figures have shown a record number of us now pay higher rates of income tax - and there’s good reason to think the trend will accelerate. What will be the impact - and does a new Prime Minister do anything to change the equation? With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International is essential listening for smart investors. Host, Ed Monk, and his occasional...

Duration:00:16:09

Market Pod - can earnings season deliver?

7/11/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: earnings season begins; investors turn defensive as recession fears rise; and Covid is back on the radar in China. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:22

3 big questions at the half-way point in 2022

7/7/2022
Welcome to The Personal Investor! Today on the show - as well as digesting our new name - we’ll be taking stock of the market at the half-way point of 2022. In particular, we’ll be discussing the big questions now facing investors as the second half of the year gets underway. With its approachable style and no-nonsense views, The Personal Investor podcast from Fidelity International is essential listening for smart investors. Host, Ed Monk, and his occasional guests provide a well-balanced...

Duration:00:19:45

Weekly market news update - looking forward to a better second half

7/4/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: shares rally on hopes for fewer interest rate hikes; commodities turn down on recession fears; and all eyes turn to the upcoming earnings season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:36

What will canny investors do if recession arrives?

6/28/2022
This week, does recession have to mean stock markets fall? The prospect of economies shrinking is certainly no good thing - but the intricate balance of forces acting on asset prices right now means the impact on markets is harder to judge. The MoneyTalk podcast from Fidelity International is the essential weekly discussion for investors. Host Ed Monk and regular contributor Tom Stevenson digest the latest movements in stock and bond markets, the direction for the economy and investment...

Duration:00:18:07

Market news today - bouncing back

6/27/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: Volatility returns as investors weigh up recession fears; China welcomes light at the end of the Covid tunnel; and questions continue about where we are in the bear market cycle. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:37

The Money Couch: what happens to your money when you get divorced?

6/22/2022
This week, how can you tell if your investments are diversified? And if they’re not - what can you do about it? Whether you’re interested in buying individual company shares, or investing via funds, we’ll run through how you can ensure you get the safety of a well-diversified portfolio without the risk of diluting your returns too much. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:17:51

Market news today - calm after the storm

6/20/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: Light at the end of the tunnel or an approaching train? Decision time for investors. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:28

Market news today - Inflation and growth unsettle investors

6/13/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s market update: markets wobble on inflation and growth fears; and it’s a busy week for central banks. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:23

Will gold keep its lustre? With John Reade of the World Gold Council

6/9/2022
This week, what is the lasting appeal of gold - and why does it still hold that allure for investors today? Our special guest this week is John Reade from the World Gold Council - who’s here to answer those questions as well as to tell us the prospects for gold in a world of high inflation, crypto currencies and ethical concerns about its extraction from the earth. The MoneyTalk podcast from Fidelity International is the essential weekly discussion for investors. Host Ed Monk and regular...

Duration:00:29:38

Market news today - was that it?

6/6/2022
Fidelity’s Tom Stevenson reviews the stories moving markets. In this week’s update: the stock market rally quickly runs out of steam as investors shift their focus from interest rates to earnings growth. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:07