The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 26 April 2014

The Business

The Business

A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Richard Curran

The New Face of Ryanair

The New Face of Ryanair

Keeping Ryanair's Michael O Leary in check might not be the easiest or most enviable task, but that's exactly what Kenny Jacobs has signed up for. He was recently appointed as chief marketing officer at the airline. He joins us in studio.

Peering Behind The Pillar Banks

Peering Behind The Pillar Banks

Ireland's two pillar banks had a very different week. At Bank of Ireland's AGM, a rosy view was presented of the banks future, while it emerged the state will get more shares instead of cash as a dividend from AIB. We're joined by economist Cormac Lucey and Laura Noonan from Thompson Reuters to discuss.

The Business Brain Behind Buzz Lightyear

The Business Brain Behind Buzz Lightyear

Buzz Lightyear, Woody, Nemo, the Incredibles and the grumpy old man in Up, are all characters created by Pixar, the famous animation company founded back in 1986 by Ed Catmull. Buzz and his buddies have brought in over $8 billion at the box office. Ed Catmull joins us from London.

The Toy Trade

The Toy Trade

Well if you happen to be in possession of any Toy Story figures it might be wise to hide them away from the kids as they could be worth a tidy sum some day. It seems that vintage toys can be a clever investment as our own toy boy reporter Liam Geraghty has been finding out.

Riding High After Rejection

Riding High After Rejection

This week saw the very public rejection handed down to David Moyes when he was fired as the manager of Manchester United. Of course, everyone has experienced rejection, but how do you bounce back? We're joined by psychology lecturer, Dr Melona Kirrane, and Mick Dillon MD of Cars Ireland

Music Played on the Show

Main Theme / Rebel Run Blockade

Main Theme / Rebel Run Blockade

London Symphony Orchestra/John Williams

0:20

Cantina Band

Cantina Band

London Symphony Orchestra/John Williams

0:11

Teddy Bears' Picnic

Teddy Bears' Picnic

University Of Oregon Chamber Choir

0:11

Cello Concerto In A Minor Rv420 - Movement Iii - Allegro

Cello Concerto In A Minor Rv420 - Movement Iii - Allegro

London Symphony Orchestra, Han-Na Chang, London Symp

0:25

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