Audio content has seen a huge rise recently and can prove to be a comforting companion while you take a screen break, enjoy the great outdoors, or try to make your daily chores seem more ‘bearable’.
As listening figures increase year-on-year, now might be the time to join the masses and tune in either for escapism or as an additional, free educational tool. Here are a few series we recommend you download and subscribe to first…
6 podcasts for finance brokers:
- Future of finance
- Wake up to money
- Meaningful Money
- Marketing and finance
- Trade finance talks
1. Future of finance
Content delivered by trade association UK Finance, listeners can reflect on the latest technological trends impacting the sector, as well as industry insight covering company continuity and crisis management. Each instalment is available on Spotify, Google and Apple too.
2. Wake up to money
Up to 60-minutes long, these BBC episodes bring together news and views from the UK business and financial marketplace. It’s hosted by journalist Sean Farrington and offers up in-depth interviews with big brand leaders.
3. Meaningful money
Covering financial planning, this engaging series offers up guidance with host Pete Matthew and guests. Whether talking all-things protection or the ‘dangers’ of financial influencers, there’s a solid range of discussion points to enjoy during your daily walk.
From understanding the latest updates on VAT to navigating lockdown grants, this publication’s ‘No Accounting for Taste’ podcast is a must-follow. Episodes are regularly uploaded and only around 40-minutes long too – perfect for a lunchtime dose.
5. Marketing and finance
This might seem a little left-field, but there’s never been a better time to keep your ‘brand’ – whether personal or organisation – relevant and up to speed on the latest marketer trends. The host Roger Edwards is regularly joined by guests from various sectors to provide intelligent debate on subjects including behavioural finance to advice on standing out during virtual events.
6. Trade finance talks
Focusing on the UK markets as well as overseas developments, each instalment from the Trade Finance Global team invites industry leaders to discuss the latest movements and technology in international trade and receivables finance. Look out for the episode on factoring too!