50% of UK investors optimistic about returns despite Brexit
Despite the complications arising from Brexit negotiations and the lower interest rate environment, UK investors are among the most optimistic in Europe, a survey from Legg Mason Global Asset Management has found.
Pressure is off BoE as wages stagnate and employment rise
Pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates was handed another blow on Wednesday unemployment fell and UK earnings growth, while beating expectations, failed to outpace inflation.
PA ANALYSIS: Prepare for the ‘new normal’ of rising UK inflation
Any hopes the Bank of England could soon hike interest rates have been dashed after news of the UK’s soaring inflation emerged on Tuesday, so should we settle in for the ‘new normal’ of an inflationary world?
Kames’ Roberts: Central banks stuck by “mother of all asset bubbles”
Mark Carney should admit central banks have created the “mother of all asset bubbles”, according to Kames Capital.