Business lobby slams Labour and Tory policies
The president of the Confederation of British Industry has slammed the economic policies of both the government and the opposition in a speech to business leaders, arguing renationalisation proposed by Labour ranks alongside a hard Brexit for its damaging impact on the UK.
Rathbones’ Coombs: currency not Corbyn is UK’s ‘biggest risk’
Sterling poses the biggest threat to the UK economy, argues Rathbones’ David Coombs, and will ensure 2018 is another “difficult” and volatile period for markets.
PA CONGRESS: Cable on Corbyn, Conservatives and the UK’s economic future
Sir Vince Cable, formerly secretary of state for Business, Innovation and Skills is of the view that the election of Jeremy Corbyn to the head of the Labour Party makes it virtually unelectable and will ultimately push the country to the right as the Conservatives strengthen their grip on power.