Venture Capital

  • Year in review (E70)
    Katie Pilbeam looks at the tumultuous 2014 in Russia and the global economic outlook for next year. Plus, our own in-house investor Tim Kirby finally cashes in his portfolio after an amazing run on the Russian stock market.
  • Venture Capital
    Venture Capital is a lively weekly business news show presented by Katie Pilbeam. It covers the most important financial stories affecting Russia and the global economy, featuring exclusive interviews with some of the industry’s most respected economists.
  • Year in review (E70)
    Year in review (E70)
    Katie Pilbeam looks at the tumultuous 2014 in Russia and the global economic outlook for next year. Plus, our own in-house investor Tim Kirby finally cashes in his portfolio after an amazing run on the Russian stock market.
  • Ruble Rumble & Cuba Libre (E69)
    Ruble Rumble & Cuba Libre (E69)
    The Russian ruble's rollercoaster ride and how Obama considers additional sanctions against Russia, while he calls the embargo against Cuba a failure. Is this the latest Washington gambit to overthrow the Castro government?
  • ​Crude Cuts (E68)
    ​Crude Cuts (E68)
    As Iraq offers price discounts on oil to Asian consumers, Katie Pilbeam investigates if this is a sign that crude producers are waging a price war. Also, Greece's election chaos sends markets crashing in fear that an elected leftist government...
  • Rouble trouble (E67)
    Rouble trouble (E67)
    Katie Pilbeam asks if the rouble has finally reached bottom as the currency hits a record low on falling oil prices, and reports on the Russian government's tax amnesty bid to stem capital outflow and encourage citizens to bring their money...
  • Line in the sand (E66)
    Line in the sand (E66)
    As OPEC decides not to cut production, Katie Pilbeam investigates whether crude prices will continue to fall.
  • Reality check (E65)
    Reality check (E65)
    This week, Katie Pilbeam wants to know if the US financial market has lost touch with reality as it sees the value of Apple higher than all the companies listed on the Russian stock exchange. FOLLOW US:...
  • Oil Slide (E64)
    Oil Slide (E64)
    As global oil prices continue to fall, Katie Pilbeam asks the experts how low crude can go. FOLLOW US: https://soundcloud.com/rttv/sets/venturecapital
  • Stimulation v stagnation (E63)
    Stimulation v stagnation (E63)
    ECB President Mario Draghi has braced the markets for further stimulus if needed, and it’s very likely that it will be needed. This comes just a week after the US Federal Reserve pulled the plug on its quantitative easing and Japan reignited its...
  • Taper Tantrum (E62)
    Taper Tantrum (E62)
    The US Federal Reserve ends quantitative easing with global markets hooked on easy money. Katie Pilbeam investigates if other countries are ready to follow suit and go cold turkey.
  • Call to Consolidate (E61)
    Call to Consolidate (E61)
    This week President Putin calls on Russia to consolidate and adapt in the face of Western sanctions. Also, Katie Pilbeam wants to know if China's boost in oil imports from Russia has any effect on global crude prices. And find out which of...