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Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

01OCT 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - October 2019

The latest update from the economics team discusses whether global activity is at a turning point as well as including an update on Brexit and the prospects for China’s currency.

2019

JULY

10JUL 2019

Economics

Tough times for the UK may force rate cut

Brexit uncertainty is hampering growth, which may force the Bank of England to cut interest rates.

JUNE

21JUN 2019

Markets

Brexit three years on: markets and the economy in six charts

It’s been three years since the UK voted to leave the EU. We look at what’s happened to the economy and markets, and what’s next for investors.

MAY

24MAY 2019

Economics

May resignation raises UK recession risk

Our economics experts share their views as Boris Johnson, who could easily take the UK out of the EU without a deal, is installed as favourite to become the UK’s next prime minister.

21MAY 2019

Markets

Three reasons why the UK stock market looks compelling

UK equities are unloved, undervalued and high yielding; an ideal scenario for stock pickers.

10MAY 2019

Economics

Brexit stockpiling drives improvement in UK GDP growth

First quarter growth has improved, but is likely to slow again as the stockpiling behind it is unsustainable.

APRIL

11APR 2019

Economics

Is the UK stuck in Brexit limbo?

Extension to the Brexit deadline reduces the incentives for the UK parliament to compromise.

09APR 2019

Markets

What could derail Britain’s infrastructure investing boom?

Claire Smith, Alternatives Director at Schroders, discusses the risks and rewards of investing in UK infrastructure as the industry faces potential disruption from renationalisation, regulatory reforms and Brexit.