UK economy

Will the UK get a workable Brexit deal?

It is in the interests of both sides to achieve a deal in both goods and services. To achieve this a new customs and regulatory partnership must be decided. 

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Brexit vote - Two years on and none the wiser

Many questions remain unanswered about what a final Brexit deal will look like, says 

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What have been the most successful funds since the Brexit vote?

A strong post-Brexit bounce plus an uptick in M&A activity helped make UK Smaller Companies the most profitable fund s

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UK economy growth forecast slashed, making rate rise less likely in August

Uncertainty over Brexit has led to scaled back business investment, while wage growth is still weak. 

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Is the ‘unloved’ UK market a buy or a value trap?

Kyle Caldwell considers whether funds housed in the UK all companies sector present a buying opportunity for contrarian investors.

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As US raises interest rates, will the Bank of England follow suit?

Weak inflation and economic data suggests that a rate rise in August may not be forthcoming.

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Inflation down to 2.4 per cent - will the fall continue?

Consumers will feel some relief as inflation continues to fall back from a peak of 3.1 per cent, but the trend may not go on for long.

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Carillion's collapse: 'a story of recklessness, hubris and greed'

A damning report by MPs has condemned not only the directors of Carillion, but also key regulators and the company’s auditors, who did little to prevent the collapse of the company in January.

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