Disappointing GDP data shows the UK economy contracted in the second quarter and raises the risk of the country entering a technical recession.
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.
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.
Recent economic data from the UK has improved but signs are that this is due to stockpiling ahead of worries over potential Brexit disruption.
Since 2016, the UK’s capital city has risen from eighth to second in the rankings driven by positive employment conditions feeding income growth.