Marketplace (Irish TV programme)

Marketplace is an Irish finance and business current affairs television programme that was broadcast on RTÉ Television. It was first broadcast on 3 October 1987 and was presented at various times by Patrick Kinsella, Gavin Duffy, Gary Agnew, Miriam O'Callaghan, Ingrid Miley and George Lee. Marketplace was broadcast for the last time on 3 April 1996. The programme noted for its in-depth analysis of political, business and financial matters.[1]

GenreFinance and business affairs
Created byRTÉ News
Presented byPatrick Kinsella
Gavin Duffy
Bryan Dobson
Gary Agnew
Miriam O'Callaghan
Ingrid Miley
George Lee
Country of originIreland
Production locationsStudio 2, RTÉ Television Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4
Running time30–35 minutes
Original networkRTÉ Two
Network 2
Picture format4:3
Original release3 October 1987 (1987-10-03) –
3 April 1996 (1996-04-03)
Related showsToday Tonight
Prime Time

There is clips of it on Frank Dunlop about Quarryvale in 1993 and Denis O'Brien in 1995 programmes of Reeling in the Years.

During Christmas 2021 the complete of all 9 series will be available on RTE Player to celebrate 60 years of television.

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  1. ^ "Gary Agnew and Gavin Duffy present 'Marketplace' (1988)". RTÉ Libraries and Archives. Retrieved 27 December 2011.