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An audio version of the best of the Financial Times's Big Reads — in-depth reporting from FT correspondents around the world. Listen to longform stories that explore and explain key themes in world news, science and business. Produced by Anna Dedhar.

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An audio version of the best of the Financial Times's Big Reads — in-depth reporting from FT correspondents around the world. Listen to longform stories that explore and explain key themes in world news, science and business. Produced by Anna Dedhar.

    Putin's pivot to Africa

    Putin's pivot to Africa

    As Russia’s relations with the west deteriorate Moscow is seeking fresh alliances across Africa say Henry Foy, Nastassia Astrasheuskaya and David Pilling. With Moscow often sidestepping demands for reform or protection of human rights, this is starting to raise concern in western capitals. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 12 min
    Wells Fargo: repairing a damaged brand

    Wells Fargo: repairing a damaged brand

    Wells Fargo has lurched from one scandal to another but customers have stayed loyal, say Robert Armstrong and Laura Noonan. Can the bank once seen as the best managed in America recover its premium valuation? Produced by Caroline Grady For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 12 min
    Data brokers: regulators tackle the 'privacy deathstars'

    Data brokers: regulators tackle the 'privacy deathstars'

    Data brokers face heightened scrutiny in Europe as public opinion shifts on questions of privacy and businesses face tougher data protection legislation, say Aliya Ram and Madhumita Murgia. Will recent operational changes at data brokers be enough to convince regulators? Produced by Caroline Grady For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 13 min
    Person of the Year 2018: George Soros

    Person of the Year 2018: George Soros

    The Financial Times has chosen George Soros as its Person of the Year and here editor Lionel Barber and deputy editor Roula Khalaf explain why the billionaire philanthropist and liberal standard bearer merits the title, particularly in 2018. Presented by Robert Shrimsley and produced by Anna Dedhar For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 21 min
    The university challenge

    The university challenge

    The November sentencing of British academic Matthew Hedges to life in prison for spying caused a rare public spat between the UK and UAE and although he was subsequently pardoned it has led UK and US institutions to reassess their links to oil-rich Gulf states, say Andrew England and Simeon Kerr. Does foreign funding influence research on the region and damage the reputation of institutions or enhance academic ties? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 13 min
    The end of the games console?

    The end of the games console?

    Nintendo, Sony’s Playstation, and Microsoft’s Xbox dominate the cut-throat computer game business. But, says Leo Lewis, these console makers look under threat in the era of streaming. Will the cloud win, or can consoles, with higher quality, more complex games, keep their place? Produced by Harry Robertson For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 12 min

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