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Economics

11NOV 2019

UK economy rebounds to avoid recession

Unless the economy improves and a smooth Brexit is achieved, interest rates may be lowered.

2019

OCTOBER

17OCT 2019

Economics

Brexit deal reaction: recession averted?

What are the implications of today's breakthrough in Brexit negotiations?

15OCT 2019

Markets

How damaging are the latest interest rate cuts for European banks?

We take a look at how low or negative interest rates affect the banking sector and explain why some banks are worse hit than others.

10OCT 2019

Economics

The UK looks to have avoided a recession, for now

GDP figures show activity is deteriorating, but not fast enough to force the Bank of England to act

01OCT 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

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.

SEPTEMBER

20SEP 2019

Investment Trusts

Why M&S’ relegation from the FTSE 100 doesn’t mean the death of the High Street

Fund manager Jean Roche argues why M&S' historic relegation from the FTSE 100 is not all doom and gloom for UK retailers.

18SEP 2019

Markets

Why as an investor I’m looking through Brexit fears

Market participants would do well to keep sight of the bigger picture as they navigate the UK equity market

18SEP 2019

Markets

Fixing the PRIIP Key Information Document

PRIIPs are supposed to be transparent and easy to understand, but owing to poorly designed regulation this is not the case. Here we look at some of the ways the regulation could be improved.