Alphachat honoured at 2016 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

Alphachat, the FT’s business and economics news podcast, has won the Digital Audio category at the 2016 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards.

US Alphaville reporter and Alphachat host Cardiff Garcia (@CardiffGarcia), US Media Correspondent and host Shannon Bond (@shannonpareil), and Multimedia reporter and producer Aimee Keane (@AimeePKeane) were recognized for launching the podcast in 2015. The hosts and guests of the New York-based show discuss new topics each week with wonkiness, humour and irreverence.

The Digital Audio award celebrates a radio show or podcast that shows exemplary coverage of a business, financial, accounting or economic news story.

The award will be presented at a New York event on May 6.

Find more details and a full list of winners here.

Listen to the latest Alphachat here.