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Money for Nothing

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A business and finance show in which industry experts analyze current market trends. 










This week in Finance: Oil Prices at Record Lows (24.11.2014)
Oil prices are now at record lows, a situation triggered in the last four months by an unprecedented increase in oil production in the US. This has been exacerbated by weaker demand growth across the world, especially in Asia and Europe. Prices have fallen by more than 30 percent.

Perhaps the biggest question for this coming week then is what OPEC will do about oil prices when it meets in Vienna this week ? Click here to read more.

This week in Finance: Is world economic growth back on track? (17.11.2014)

We kickoff this week with an update on the G20 summit in Brisbane. Our international reporter, Barry Wood is in Brisbane and will give us a complete update from the ground. Click here for this week's editorial note.



This week in Finance: Meeting of the Minds (10.11.2014)

Two different Meetings of the Minds are set to take place in the region this week.
APEC is already in full swing in Beijing and the G20 summit takes place in Brisbane later in the week. 
Other than that, here's what we'll be keeping an eye on this week. Click here for this week's editorial note.



The October Phenomenon (3.11.2014)
Volatility was the name of the game in October yet Wall street ended the month with record highs.
After a strong enough start, stocks plummeted to their worst slump in two years but then the U.S. markets rebounded and closed at all-time highs on the last day of the month.
Was it just an October phenomenon? And what should we be watching for when markets open  this first week of November? Click here for this week's editorial note.


My two cents' worth (27.10.2014)
Wall street just had its best week in almost two years so what should we be looking out for in the markets this week? Click here for this week's editorial note.




So what's the bottom line? (20.10.2014)
As we kick off this week, the biggest question on people's minds is - what drove the stock market's wild swings last week, and what's next on the cards? Here's a look at what to look out for in finance news this week....(More)

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Alex Wong - China's Benchmark Lending Rate / Barry Wood - Wall Street Expectations / Asian Real Esta 00:28:58 2014-11-24
On Monday’s Money for Nothing we’ll get a week-ahead check on global events from RTHK’s International Economics Correspondent Barry Wood in Washington. We’ll be joined in our Admiralty studio by Jo Hall of Toys R Us to talk about this year’s Operation Santa Claus. Alex Wong will be with us throughout the half-hour as special guest host. And we’ll also discuss recent finding by accounting firm PwC on the reporting standards of regional real estate funds. (8am-8.30am, or email moneyfornothing@rthk.hk)