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Economics

10OCT 2019

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

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

01OCT 2019

2019

SEPTEMBER

20SEP 2019

Markets

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.

18SEP 2019

Markets

The future of client communications

Digital delivery that engages consumers is the way forward and regulation needs to take a more innovative approach.

AUGUST

27AUG 2019

Markets

How long will you live and what does it mean for your investments?

Latest life expectancy data shows that your money will need to last a lot longer than you might be thinking.

09AUG 2019

Economics

Will the UK economy slip into recession?

Disappointing GDP data shows the UK economy contracted in the second quarter and raises the risk of the country entering a technical recession.

01AUG 2019

Economics

No-deal Brexit risk fails to spark BoE action

Constrained Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold as markets continue to ignore the bank’s forward guidance