TV and Radio



Jitters over the financial future of Greece roiled global markets, with equities falling sharply and demand surging for assets considered safest during times of stress.
Wall Street Journal Live, April 17, 2015

Puerto Rico's financial crisis explained [English]
Puerto Rico is on the brink of a dangerous economic fallout with USD 70bn in debt. 
Fox News Latino, March 6th, 2014

Is Anyone Taking the Potential Greek Default Seriously? [English]
European stocks are steadying despite fears of a Greek default, so who really cares about Greece?
Wall Street Journal Live, April 21, 2015

The next financial catastrophe you haven't heard about yet: Puerto Rico [English] 
A breakdown of Puerto Rico's financial crisis in a video, part of the "TIME Explains" series
TIME Magazine online, March 12th, 2014

Las finanzas de Puerto Rico continúan su progresivo desplome [Spanish]
La economía de Puerto Rico, a punto de sufrir un apagón. PREPA, la compañía pública de electricidad, es incapaz de afrontar su deuda de $8.000 millones de dólares.
Aired on NY1 Noticias, Aug. 25, 2014

An innovative 'mobile' community [Greek w/English subtitles]
Developers and entrepreneurs talk to To Vima about the way mobile technologies can revolutionize every aspect of our lives.
Video, aired October 10th, 2011, To Vima WebTV

El presupuesto de Bill de Blasio para Nueva York: ¿realista? [Spanish]
La periodista de Economía y Finanzas Ellie Ismailidou hace un repaso a las cuentas presentadas por el alcalde de Blasio para este 2015. Ismailidou, nacida en Grecia, analiza además las opciones de las autoridades helenas, en conversaciones con la Unión Europea para renegociar su deuda nacional.
Aired on Feb. 16, 2015, on NY1 Noticias

The referendum creates political dismay in Greece [Spanish w/English subtitles]Reporting for Spanish TV 'Intereconomia' news, broadcast nationally (in Spain) on November 1st, 2011 

Deadly hit-and-run on New York's West Side Highway [English] 
Live reporting from Columbia Journalism School's television studio

La incertidumbre económica afecta las ventas en el mercado navideño griego [Spanish]
Business reporting (in Spanish) on Greek consumer habits during the crisis, January 2nd, 2011 

Voluntarios de Brooklyn siguen alimentando a las víctimas del huracán Sandy [Spanish]
Published in Columbia University's Τhe Columbia Journalist En Español 


Ministers and MPs turn against Prime Minister [Spanish w/English subtitles]
Reporting for Spanish TV 'Intereconomia' news, broadcast nationally (in Spain) on November 1st, 2011  

RADIO

Maryland's News Now - "Puerto Rico crisis: what does it mean for U.S. investors?"Ellie Ismailidou, financial reporter at the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch, talks with Mary Beth Marsden of Maryland's News Now about what the Puerto Rico debt crisis means for U.S. investors. 
Aired July 1, 2015 on WBAL

The Brian Lehrer Show - What to Do About Puerto Rico's Debt
MarketWatch reporter Ellie Ismailidou and Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico Pedro Pierluisi discuss the ideas being floated about Puerto Rico's current debt which is four times that of Detroit, including one which would allow the country's municipalities to declare bankruptcy.
Aired Aug. 12, 2015 on WNYC


Ellie Ismailidou of MarketWatch discusses the start of US earnings season Today is the start of the US earnings season, when America's biggest companies reveal how much money they made or lost in the first quarter of the business year. What are the markets expecting and could there be some major surprises? Well for a lookahead Juliette Foster of Investment Perspectives is joined on the phone, all the way from New York, by Ellie Ismailidou, markets reporter at MarketWatch at the Wall Street Journal Digital Network.
Aired on April 12, 2016, on U.K.-based ShareRadio

New York Subway 101 [English] 
The crazy Woody Allen-ish world of the New York City subway through the eyes of a Greek journalist.
Radio reporting for Columbia Radio News