ECONOMICS

invest for growth
Why the markets have fallen – and can you still invest for growth?
The months of steady stock market growth seem to have come to an abrupt end, with hundreds of…
uk inflation
Where next for UK inflation?
Inflation is bad news for almost everyone. It eats into savings, it puts up the cost of living,…
uk economy looking up
Are things looking up for the economy?
We have become used to gloom and doom in recent months, so it’s refreshing to hear a positive…
2018 what's in store
2018 – what’s in store
The retail sector provides a revealing insight into consumer confidence. With the Christmas period now a distant memory,…
uk stock exchange
Why are stock markets doing so well?
The front pages always seem to dwell on bad news about Brexit, inflation, debt and international crises. It’s…
2018 property market
A look at the 2018 Property Market
Predicting what the future holds for UK housing is becoming complicated. On the one hand, Brexit and economic…
uk growth
Will the UK growth slow in 2018?
The Financial Times started the business year with a touch of gloom on Tuesday. Their lead article suggested…