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Economics

25JUL 2017

The FTSE in 2017: six charts that tell the story so far

The UK stockmarket rose in the first half of 2017 in the face of political and economic uncertainty. We look at why and what the future may bring.

2017

JUNE

09JUN 2017

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60 seconds on the post-election prospects for UK bonds

Rejection of austerity could mean higher government spending and increased supply of gilts.

09JUN 2017

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60 seconds on the UK election implications for the economy and Brexit

Growth could slow and Brexit talks remain the big uncertainty.

09JUN 2017

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60 seconds on the outlook for equities after the UK election

The period following Brexit is likely to be turbulent for the FTSE but there will be opportunities to buy cheap stocks.

06JUN 2017

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60 seconds on fading political risk and the outlook for the dollar

Keith Wade discusses global political risks and the consequences of a weaker US dollar.

06JUN 2017

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60 seconds on fading political risk and the outlook for the dollar

Keith Wade discusses global political risks and the consequences of a weaker US dollar.

MAY

11MAY 2017

Economics

A political checklist for stockmarket investors

Brexit, Trump and European elections all had the potential to cause chaos in the stockmarket. Yet investors have remained calm. What next?

11MAY 2017

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A political checklist for stockmarket investors

Brexit, Trump and European elections all had the potential to cause chaos in the stockmarket. Yet investors have remained calm. What next?