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Bryce Elder

Bryce is a sporadic Alphaville contributor and has been the FT’s UK equities reporter since 2008. Before that he wrote about UK equities at Morningstar. Before that he wrote about UK equities at The Times. Before that he wrote about UK equities at Bloomberg. Before that he wrote about UK equities at AFX News. Before that he did not write about UK equities.

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Markets Live: Thursday, 1st March, 2018

March 1, 2018

DerivedCategory
Morning all.

Deep Breath everyone…
Morning

11:05 am

BE11:06amHi. Good morning. Hello. Welcome to March, and also to Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily etc.

BE11:06amCold, innit?

DerivedCategory
Fun train ride back from Glasgow last night…

BE11:06amAnyway, have a picture.

GBKrona
Hola – yes, freezing

Grouchmonkey
Bit of a late start Car 67?

11:06 am

BE11:06am

DerivedCategory
Delayed by icicles on the overhead wires

Waterloo
Can we have tin hats with a lining please.

Grouchmonkey

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 27th February, 2018

February 27, 2018

11:05 am

BE11:06amHi — yes, sorry, late again.

Soundbuy
Morning

Nately
Ahoy

rwl
Hi

GBKrona
Hola

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

BE11:06amMostly due to news and trains. There’s a lot of the former and not not many of the latter.

Viking
Hi

Swedish Chef
Morning all. I’m having a packet of crisps for dinner tonight.

h1
Good morning! 🙂 Interserve plc spiking. Cant see any news on my side.

BE11:07amSo …….. do we start with the 20% mover or the 80% one?

11:07 am

Sky PLC (SKY:LSE): Last:

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Markets Live: Thursday, 22nd February, 2018

February 22, 2018

11:04 am

BE11:04amRight, so we’re off. Hello. Welcome. Hi.

RA
holla

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:05amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s whatever.

rwl
hi

Miss Piggy
Ust. 10s gonna hit 3%, morning.

BE11:05amDan, I think, is joining today.

11:05 am

DM11:05amMorning Bryce

BE11:05amThumbs up

dfd
Hello

DM11:05amI am here, and I have a picture

RA
ive been paying attention to AF-KLM, their stock price just keeps taking hit after hit

wayneJ
Morning

11:05 am

BE11:05amThumbs up x 2

rwl

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 20th February, 2018

February 20, 2018

11:05 am

BE11:05amHi, hello, good morning, hey. This is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s etc.

Soundbuy
Morgen……………..

BE11:05amNot solo today! Dan joining shortly, possibly.

Manxish
Morning

J L
Morning

Otter
Hello internet friends

BE11:06amThough I seem to be solo in terms of having no readers. Fine.

Markkus
morning

11:05 am

BE11:06amHave a chart.

OnYourRight
Morning all

BE11:06am

BE11:06amThat’s Fidessa.

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

Manxish
I trust everyone is glued to the Manx

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Markets Live: Monday, 19th February, 2018

February 19, 2018

11:10 am

BE11:11amYes, yes, I know. Very late. Sorry. Sometimes the day job gets in the way.

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:11amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily thing with the whatever.

Dogpowder
hi

Blank canvas
All very Kafkaesque

Cavendish Square
Afternoon all

Otter
Hello friends.

DerivedCategory
Morning

Miss Piggy
oh hello, honky tonks

BE11:12amHere’s something interesting that dropped when we should have been online.

Swedish Chef
It is early evening

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Markets Live: Friday, 16th February, 2018

February 16, 2018

Blank canvas
hi

11:01 am

BE11:01amHey. Hello. Welcome. Good morning.

Grouchmonkey
Morning

pancakes or waffles
Hello, morning all.

RA
Morning gang

BE11:01amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaetc.

Soundbuy
Morning………..

rwl
Hi

pancakes or waffles
https://www.thenation.com/article/special-investigation-the-dirty-secret-behind-warren-buffetts-billions/Though I disagree with a sizable portion of this critique, it is an interesting article.Would also point out DD has been excellent ever since I discovered it ~ six months ago.

AAAA

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Markets Live: Thursday, 15th February, 2018

February 15, 2018

WayneJ
Morning

11:04 am

BE11:04amOkay, let’s get on. Markets Live. FT Alphaville’s daily etc.

Blank canvas
good morning all

Markkus
morning all

BE11:05amGuess we start with this chap.

BE11:05am

OnYourRight
Morning all……. Does anyone have any thoughts on US CPI ex Autos and Energy?

Miss Piggy
UST 10 year 2.93 now higer than Aussie

Soundbuy
Hello…..

Mouselet
Good morning

Miss Piggy
Cyril?

11:06 am

BE11:06amThe one on the left is Cyril Ramaphosa, of course. Trade unionist to multi

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 14th February, 2018

February 14, 2018

Grouchmonkey
Morning

Nately
Ahoy

Grouchmonkey
Galliford Try – ouch

11:08 am

BE11:08amHey, hello, good morning, welcome, etc.

Nately
"Have some big divis – but can we have £150m?"

GBKrona
hola – @BE getting roses?

FATDAZ
morning

Blank canvas
good morning all

Soundbuy
Morning……

BE11:08amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s etc.

Swedish Chef
Evening. I’m giving up on BT for Lent. £300m to be the second string football channel?

BE11:09amBit of a tricky morning, for various reasons,

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 13th February, 2018

February 13, 2018

11:01 am

BE11:01amHello, hi, hey there, good morning.

VV75
morning

GBKrona
Hola @BE

BE11:01amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s midmorning filler thing.

Markkus
morning

BE11:01amHere. Have a picture.

11:01 am

BE11:01am

BE11:02amDigby Marritt Jones, Baron Jones of Birmingham.

Lawro

BP PLC (BP.:LSE): Last: 478.85, up 0.05 (+0.01%), High: 480.50, Low: 474.85, Volume: 8.03m

leandrogualario
It must be said that Levine often quotes the boss of RenTech (not Mercer, the other) saying that a lot of times they use signals they cannot not explain. My understanding is that in AI investing you can have an

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Markets Live: Monday, 12th February, 2018

February 12, 2018

11:07 am

BE11:07amHello. Hi. Welcome to Markets Live.

Grouchmonkey
Good morning

D
Morning

BE11:08amThe late start was because I tried to drop a file into Google Docs to share with you.

chad_john
Markets Late

rwl
hi

Soundbuy
Morning

chad_john
(But still awesome)

BE11:08amWhich not only killed Chrome, it locked up my computer for 10 minutes and required me to hard restart just to start this session.

Mouselet
Good morning everybody

Soundbuy
You require an intern…..

LegalEagle
Morning

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Markets Live: Friday, 9th February, 2018

February 9, 2018

11:06 am

BE11:06amHey.

Grouchmonkey
Morning

Markkus
morning

Blank canvas
good morning all

Manxish
Morning

rwl
Morning

Mouselet
Good morning

BE11:07amYeah, I know. Late again, sorry. This is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily thing that I usually start by saying "late again, sorry".

Soundbuy
Morning………

Flaneur
…and we’re, eh, off…

BE11:08amAnd …….. where to begin? I mean, we’re stable-ish.

Swedish Chef
18:07 in sunny Thailand. So very late..

Soundbuy

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Markets Live: Thursday, 8th February, 2018

February 8, 2018

11:03 am

BE11:03amHow. Is. It. Only. Thursday?

rwl
Morning all!

Gross Loydman
morning

wayneJ
Morning

Grouchmonkey
Morning

BE11:03amAnyway, hello. Welcome. Hi. This is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s etc.

Blank canvas
good morning all

wayneJ
Was yesterday President’s day?

BE11:03amHave a picture. Actually, have a postcard.

Soundbuy
Morning

LJ
morning all

Manxish
Morning

11:03 am

BE11:04am

MnM
Manana

BE11:04amYeah, all of that.

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 7th February, 2018

February 7, 2018

11:04 am

BE11:05amHi. Hello. Welcome. Hey there. Good morning.

Blank canvas
good morning all

Soundbuy
Morning………….

rwl
morning

Londonbus
Good afternoon from a cool, dry Riyadh.

FATDAZ
morning all somewhat calmer today

Manxish
Morning

AAAA
Bonjour !

BE11:06amBit tricky today. There’s really not much around.

Alchemy30
morning, not wanting to complain but is the market report new format here to stay ?

Grouchmonkey
Hola

Blank canvas
Smurfit?

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 6th February, 2018

February 6, 2018

11:02 am

BE11:02amOkay, so.

Blank canvas
greetings to all

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:03amWelcome to Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s etc.

Otter
Hello special stock friends

Flaneur
morn all

Markkus
morning all

SupposeToBeWorking…
Morning.

KS
Hi

Lulio
Buenos dias

Swedish Chef
Good evening from Chiang Mai. Explains to local that my brown trousers and tin hat are England’s national dress.

BE11:03amAnd, not unexpectedly, it’s too early to take off the Tinhat

Paper Chase

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Markets Live: Monday, 5th February, 2018

February 5, 2018

11:08 am

BE11:08amHi, hi, sorry, we’re here. Or at least I am. Hello. Morning.

Miss Piggy
ello

GBKrona
Hola – tin hats all?

Markkus
morning

Deep Breath everyone…
Tres late!

Lemmy
Afternoon

Grouchmonkey
Afternoon

Soundbuy
Morning

Manxish
Evening

Waterloo
Misplaced the tin hat?

BE11:09amYes, I know we’re late. Busy morning.

Miss Piggy
sell-off cycle needs to reverberate around the world at least once before fading.

Grouchmonkey

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Markets Live: Friday, 2nd February, 2018

February 2, 2018

11:02 am

BE11:03amHello! Hi, welcome, hey there.

wayneJ
Morning

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:03amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily thing with the typing.

SupposeToBeWorking…
Morning

rwl
H’wdy partner – put it there !

BE11:04amI guess we need to do a brief driveby on World of Crypto.

Grouchmonkey
Morning

VV75
morning

Otter
Hello Friday friends. I hope you all have nice weekend plans!

11:04 am

BE11:04amThe Ripple chart is my personal favourite.

BE11:04am

BE11:04amI believe that’s what chartists call The Shard

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Markets Live: Thursday, 1st February, 2018

February 1, 2018

11:01 am

BE11:01amHello. Hi. Hey. Good morning. Welcome.

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:02amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s markets live thing.

MG
good morning

BE11:02amHere. Have a confusing picture.

11:02 am

BE11:02am

PM11:02amhehe

Grouchmonkey
Morning

AAAA
bonjour !

PM11:02amWe should have a quick comp for people to identify that

MG
sperball!

11:03 am

BE11:03amWhatever it is, it’s in the newsroom. I’t about six desks over from me as I type.

ad
Lombardi trophy?

PM11:03amAnd there’s been quite a crowd round it

MG

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 31st January, 2018

January 31, 2018

Blank canvas
good morning all

11:02 am

BE11:02amHello! Hi! Welcome! Hey there!

willosaurus
Morgenstein!

Otter
Hello internet friends.

KS
Morning

AAAA
Bonjour les amis !

BE11:02amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily you know.

Soundbuy
Oi

Grouchmonkey
Morning

willosaurus
Meltdown-a-geddon, and apostrophe-gate. Should be a good one!

Manxish
Mornin

Plato the Cook
Got to love efficient markets

DerivedCategory
Morning

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 30th January, 2018

January 30, 2018

11:02 am

BE11:03amSigh.

Blank canvas
good morning all

Alchemy30
morning, why the sigh ?

BE11:03amBut anyway, good morning. Welcome. Hi. Hello there.

Otter
Hello online chums

Soundbuy
Morning………..

Dead Cat Bounce
Morning morning

Paper Chase
Aw. Big hug.

BE11:03amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily typing thing.

Grouchmonkey
Hola

AAAA
bon dia amics !

GBKrona
Hola, why the sigh @BE?

Markkus
morning all

11:04 am

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Markets Live: Friday, 26th January, 2018

January 26, 2018

Blank canvas
good morning all

Tom Dalgleish
Happy Australia Day everyone

11:03 am

BE11:03amGood morning, welcome, hello, hi, hola.

BE11:04amWelcome to Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s etc etc etc.

Tom Dalgleish
since you had a bit to do with it

Soundbuy
Morning all……….

Grouchmonkey
Morning. Burns night. What a bad idea that was.

Barkap
GSK coming back, seems to have inflected

FATDAZ
Morning all Thanks Tom ( I work for the Aussies now )

BE11:05amAnd just looking at the analytics page this morning, we seem to have some competition for eyeballs

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Markets Live: Thursday, 25th January, 2018

January 25, 2018

Blank canvas
good morning all

11:01 am

BE11:01amHey, hello, hi, good morning, welcome to Markets Live.

MG
goodmorning

Alchemy30
Morning, news overload !

Grouchmonkey
Morning

Nately
Ahoy

BE11:02amThe "how on earth is it only Thursday" session.

Soundbuy
Morning

DM11:02amIt’s we get cake to get us over the hump day

11:03 am

BE11:03amIndeed! Much to the amusement of other media.

BE11:03amSo …. I’ve not had time found a picture to begin, so instead here’s a bit of culture.

BE11:03amApropos of it being Burns Night, so indulge me for a moment.

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 24th January, 2018

January 24, 2018

11:03 am

BE11:03amSoo.. ………….. anything happening this morning?

Blank canvas
good morning all

Soundbuy
Morning

BE11:03amAnything worth catching up with in your morning Financial Times?

GBKrona
Hola, Presidents club

Grouchmonkey
Morning

Manxish
Morning

Grouchmonkey
See shorts getting stuck in to IQE

BE11:04amWell, there’s a cracking analysis of dual-class IPO listings in the Asian markets: https://www.ft.com…-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5

Soundbuy
Love a good IPO……………..

11:04 am

BE11:05amSome prescient analysis of

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 23rd January, 2018

January 23, 2018

11:03 am

BE11:03amUgh. What a morning. Anyway, hello.

Soundbuy
Morning

VV75
morning

Blank canvas
good morning all

BE11:03amWelcome to Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily markets live thing.

KS
Morning

BE11:04amPicture? Picture.

MG
morning all

11:04 am

BE11:04am

BE11:04amOnly 2.3 stars for the CMA.

Kiwi-juice
helloanother Wirecard story here : http://sirf-online.org/2018/01/23/wirecard-ag-the-great-indian-shareholder-robbery/

BE11:04amThough views are mixed.

11:04 am

BE11:04am

BE11:05amDunno how the Content Marketing Association

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Markets Live: Monday, 22nd January, 2018

January 22, 2018

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

11:03 am

BE11:03amHi. Hello. Good morning. Welcome to Monday.

BE11:03amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s you know, this thing.

Soundbuy
Morning

Manxish
Morning all

Badger
Morning. I think I’m going to change my name to Bitcoin Badger so that I feel more valued.

BE11:04amJoining me shortly, assuming the system works, will be Tom Hale ….

Swedish chef
It’s time to play the music..

GBKrona
Hola

11:04 am

BE11:04amIn the meantime, have a picture.

BE11:05am

BE11:05amThat’s Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Digital,

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Markets Live: Friday, 19th January, 2018

January 19, 2018

11:00 am

BE11:00amGood morning, hey, hello, hi there.

Mouselet
Insert your slightly off-colour Dignity metaphor here

BE11:01amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily markets live thing with the live markets and whatnot.

BE11:01amPicture, then.

Blank canvas
morning all

11:01 am

BE11:01am

Soundbuy
Morning

Manxish
Morning

Mouselet
also, good morning on this day where one is reminded how FTSE100 trackers have the advantage of being forced to sell the kind of companies that discover everything is full of cockroaches when they’re in the FTSE250

BE11:01amThat (minus the pointer, which I

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Markets Live: Thursday, 18th January, 2018

January 18, 2018

11:02 am

BE11:02amMorning! Hello, welcome, hi, hey there.

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

Mouselet
Good morning assorted and miscellaneous people

GBKrona
Hola

BE11:02amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily this thing.

Soundbuy
Morning all………….

Tom Dalgleish
Hey

BE11:03amAnd it’s going to be quite corporate this morning. We have a Thursday-ish amount of corporate news around, but not much else.

11:03 am

BE11:03amAlso, I’m pleased to day that Dan joins me.

DM11:04amMorning!

BE11:04amThumbs up

11:04 am

BE11:04amRight. Stupid picture to get us

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 17th January, 2018

January 17, 2018

11:03 am

BE11:04amHello. Hi. Good morning. Welcome.

Soundbuy
Morning all

BE11:04amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s daily thing with the markets and the live.

AAAA
Bonjour les Muppets !

Swedish chef
God morgen muppet vänner

DerivedCategory
Morning

willosaurus
It’s time to put on make up …

KS11:05amHowdy

Manxish
Morning

Boncoeur
Carillion recovery rate projected to be 1p per £1

chopper bear
shire down again

11:05 am

KS11:05amI think this is the first time I’ve done ML with you Bryce

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 9th January, 2018

January 9, 2018

GBKrona
Hola

11:01 am

BE11:02amMorning! Hello, welcome, hi.

MnM
On time today!

BE11:02amThis is Markets Live, FT Alphaville’s this thing.

Mouselet
Good morning people

BE11:03amSeems Paul’s doing one of his super-important editorial meeting things right now, which is apparently much more important than talking to you, dear reader.

Soundbuy
Morning

Mouselet
Some day I expect there might be a prime minister who could offer the managerial skills to, eg, get a group of drunken sailors laid on the Reeperbahn, but this is not that day

sneakyninja
morning everyone. I am a newbie here, so

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Markets Live: Monday, 8th January, 2018

January 8, 2018

11:05 am

BE11:05amHello! Yes, late, we know. Apologies.

Blank canvas
good morning everyone

VV75
morning

BE11:06amPM’s AWOL, but I’m sure will be joining us anon.

Fox
Any value in Mothercare?

BE11:07amExcitement, of course, is elsewhere this morning.

red
structural decline fox imo

11:06 am

BE11:07amWe await the detail of the reshuffle: https://www.ft.com…-8715-e94187b3017e

Soundbuy
Morgen

Tom Dalgleish
MTC seems like a retailer with too narrow a niche

Pseudonym
She can shuffle the deck all she likes it’ll still be a crap hand.

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