The joint progress report leaves several options open for the UK but phase II of negotiations is likely to prove at least as difficult as phase I.
Keith Wade gives a mid-year overview of the global economic outlook. Topics include fading political risk in the eurozone, challenges posed by Brexit, prospects for the “Trump trade” and a discussion of current low market volatility.
On the first anniversary of the historic vote to leave the European Union, we look at the impact the referendum has had on the UK from an economic, fixed income and equity perspective.
In this month's infographic we look at whether dollar strength has reached a turning point, how the UK election offers hope for a softer Brexit and the political turmoil in South Africa.
Brexit, Trump and European elections all had the potential to cause chaos in the stockmarket. Yet investors have remained calm. What next?