Tagged With UK Economy

The UK economic recovery is running out of steam - GDP grew just 2.1% in August despite government support


UK inflation hits lowest level since 2015 after government's dining-out scheme cuts prices at restaurants


The UK economy is doing even worse than we thought, and the prospects of a V-shaped recovery look bleak



Economic contractions and pandemics go 'hand in hand' — just look at the Black Death


The pound soared on hopes for Tory election wins after Nigel Farage says Brexit Party will stand down in some seats


The pound is surging to a 7-month high after Boris Johnson secured a Brexit deal with the EU



The UK's once star fund manager Neil Woodford was dealt another blow as his equity fund gets shut down


The pound is soaring on reports that UK and Irish leaders see a 'pathway' to a Brexit deal


Hong Kong Stock Exchange dropped its $36 billion bid for its London rival after the LSE snubbed it


The pound just plunged to a 2-year low after Boris Johnson threatened a general election, fanning fears of more Brexit chaos


Amid Brexit chaos, the pound is plunging again after Britain's economy just posted 'shocking' manufacturing data


Europe has a 70% chance of falling into recession, top economist warns



Stocks are dropping on Italian political strife, weakness in the UK and German economies, and lingering trade-war fears


The UK, German and Italian economies are all tanking at the same time


The UK might already be in a recession — before even leaving the EU


A major new report into rising inequality warned that the growing gap between rich and poor is now a threat to Western democracy



'The UK is like an emerging market now' thanks to Brexit, says veteran investor Mark Mobius


Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, is betting on the UK — regardless of how badly Brexit turns out


The looming threat of no deal Brexit could push the UK's credit rating to its worst level in decades


There's now clear proof the threat of no deal Brexit is hurting the UK economy