How weird these days are. Now bad news is good news. First the economy – usually on a Wednesday at this time of the month, the financial commentariat would be sifting through the minutes of the last meeting of the Federal Reserve Bank, the USA’s central bank, which tends to give a good reading of the largest economy in the world. If that meeting had resulted in, for example an interest rate cut, the minutes might reveal the level of agreement or dissent, and that can often give a helpful idea of who the ‘hawks’ are and who are the…
Britain’s longest serving Business and Economics Editor, Michael Wilson is currently host of Jazz FM’s Business Breakfast. He is also a consultant to a major European news service company, along with a number of global tv start ups; a freelance presenter and business commentator, and a media trainer to global executives.
On weekdays, Michael presents The Business Breakfast from 6am on JazzFM, reflecting the latest from the worlds of business and finance – both nationally and globally.
The programme gets reaction from newsmakers and City experts who comment on the most important financial issues of the day.