Every weekday on Marketplace, Kai Ryssdal hosts a lively and unexpected exploration of the day’s business and economic news from Wall Street to your wallet.

Recent Episodes

Marketplace for Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The Bank of England is lowering capital requirements for banks to make more money available for businesses and households; Marketplace's Mark Garrison checks in with Main Street to see what issues are important to small businesses as the campaign unfolds; and the fight over whether or not private clinics should have access to Zika money.

Marketplace for Monday, July 4, 2016

Markets are closed for Independence Day in the U.S., but some Brexit campaigners were celebrating their own "Independence Day" a little more than a week ago. But EU migrants in the U.K. aren't celebrating. Our man in London tells us all about. Plus: How circuses are trying to stay afloat, and a story from our podcast "The Uncertain Hour."

Marketplace for Friday, July 1, 2016

Marketplace's Lizzie O'Leary visits the town of St. Helens to find out why so many voted for Brexit; Apple music is in tathelks to acquire Jay-Z's music streaming service Tidal; and a look a the last five days in business and economics with the weekly wrap. 

Marketplace for Thursday, June 30, 2016

How a lack of leadership has created political chaos in Britain; the latest results of the Marketplace-Edison Research Poll suggest the suburbs aren't as stable as once thought; and why illegal trade thrives at the Mexico-Guatemala border

Marketplace for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Brexit may turn out to be a regional issue as markets begin to stabilize and panic subsides; we asked Americans if they think the economy is rigged and 71 percent said yes; and how Facebook is changing newsfeeds to feature more personal content

Marketplace for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

What Brexit may mean for the pharmaceutical industry; the latest round of results from the Marketplace-Edison Research Poll; and a look at the economic challenges of being a small scale fair-trade coffee grower in Mexico.