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10AUG 2018

UK GDP rebounded in Q2 but final sales are in recession

A build-up of inventories is a worrying sign of a potential recession ahead.

2018

JULY

04JUL 2018

Blog

How the high street is being reinvented in global cities

Death of the high street? Hugo Machin, a Global Cities investor and blogger, explains why certain retail locations are thriving

JUNE

22JUN 2018

Economics

Two years on: how Brexit has affected the UK economy

Senior Economist Azad Zangana assesses the true impact of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union.

22JUN 2018

Economics

Brexit vote two years on: are we heading for a hard Brexit?

Economist Azad Zangana looks at the significant events in the two years since the UK set out on the road to Brexit and what might come next.

21JUN 2018

Economics

Brexit vote two years on: seven charts that tell the story

On the anniversary of the UK's vote to leave the European Union we look at the timeline to Brexit and what's happened in markets and the UK economy.

21JUN 2018

Economics

Is the high street really doomed?

The UK high street is in disarray following more closures, and retail stocks are under real pressure. We look at how serious the problems are for the sector, and how investors might benefit.

18JUN 2018

Economics

Can the UK economy cope with sustained house price falls?

Brexit has been blamed for undermining property demand. If momentum builds, house price falls may be hard to reverse, says economist Azad Zangana

07JUN 2018

Economics

UK M&A: what is driving the pick-up in activity?

There has been a marked increase in bids from overseas companies underlining the relative valuation opportunity offered by the UK equity market.