4 episodes

Globe Up Close allows you to hear from journalists across the newsroom from coast to coast, as they delve into important and timely topics that matter to Canadians. You’ll hear the latest in news and business, politics, personal finance and investing, and the arts. Get behind-the-scenes details twice a month from Globe and Mail journalists and their special guests.

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    • News Commentary

Globe Up Close allows you to hear from journalists across the newsroom from coast to coast, as they delve into important and timely topics that matter to Canadians. You’ll hear the latest in news and business, politics, personal finance and investing, and the arts. Get behind-the-scenes details twice a month from Globe and Mail journalists and their special guests.

    What Investors Need to Know to Make It Through the Uncertainties Ahead

    What Investors Need to Know to Make It Through the Uncertainties Ahead

    To say that this has been an unsettling year in the financial markets is an understatement. Both new and experienced investors have been challenged when trying to navigate the way forward. This episode will provide you with some clarity, and direction as you set your strategy for the coming months and years ahead. Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick, and his guest Naheed Gilani, founder of Conscious Wealth, will share their insights to help you to thrive amidst this uncertainty. They will discuss lessons learned over the course of these past few months, as well as tactical strategies such as asset mixes for different stages in life, socially responsible investing, thematic investing, and much more.

    • 35 min
    Stumbling toward the US Election

    Stumbling toward the US Election

    Joe Biden is leading in the national polls. But if the lesson of the last U.S. election is any guide, we know the Democrats still have a long road to victory, and four more years of Donald Trump is in the realm of possibility. In this interview, Jim Sciutto, CNN's chief national security correspondent, anchor of CNN Newsroom and author of The Madman Theory, speaks with Adrian Morrow, Globe and Mail U.S. correspondent based in Washington. They discuss the performance of the candidates to date, their potential paths to victory, their plans for governing, and how the American people will ultimately decide as they head to the ballot box on November 3.

    • 34 min
    Spring Forward or Fall Back

    Spring Forward or Fall Back

    With our kids back to school, the threat of stricter restrictions, and Covid-19 cases on the rise, Canadians are bracing themselves for what’s to come. Public health officials are warning that a second wave is inevitable and could be even more devastating. Others believe that we will have one long wave, with the occasional ripple when we become complacent. In the first of a new webcast series, join André Picard (Owen Adams Award of Honour recipient) who will share his perspective on progress, the latest developments on rapid diagnostic testing, and whether we have to start preparing ourselves psychologically for the possibility of another lockdown.

    • 38 min
    Coming Soon: Globe Up Close

    Coming Soon: Globe Up Close

    Globe Up Close allows you to hear from journalists across the newsroom from coast to coast, as they delve into important and timely topics that matter to Canadians. You’ll hear the latest in news and business, politics, personal finance and investing, and the arts. Get behind-the-scenes details twice a month from Globe and Mail journalists and their special guests.

    • 1 min

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