Barclays Research launches new podcast series The Flip Side 26 Jul 2018 15:02 Barclays today launches The Flip Side podcast series, featuring in-depth debates between Barclays’ Research analysts on critical topics facing economies and businesses around the globe. The Flip Side podcast is available at Apple Podcasts and Google Play Music. New episodes will be available each month. “Barclays hopes clients will come away with a greater understanding of the economic implications of sometimes polarising issues by hearing arguments and insights on both sides,” says Jeff Meli, Co-Head of Research. “Launching this podcast is one way we continue to deliver on our ambitious mission to affect clients’ decision-making through independent, thought-leading, differentiated research.” In the first episode of The Flip Side, Jeff Meli sits down with Marvin Barth, Head of FX and Emerging Markets Macro Research, to debate some of the factors contributing to the state of global trade conflict. Jeff and Marvin debate issues ranging from protectionism, to inflation, to what the potential implications of a trade war may be on the U.S. and the global economy. Authorised clients of Barclays Investment Bank can log in to Barclays Live for in-depth analysis on this episode’s issues with the full report, entitled Three questions: Trading places. The Barclays Research team delivers actionable insights and innovative products to clients, partnering with them to ensure they can leverage Barclays’ resources to make informed investment decisions. For more information, visit the podcast hub on the Barclays Investment Bank website. About Barclays Barclays is a transatlantic consumer and wholesale bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 80,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.home.barclays .