The Uncertainty Of Inflation

The Uncertainty Of Inflation

Expectation from the Bank of England is that inflation will turn negative, but interest rates may rise, stated the first inflation report of the year. However, the anticipated dip is unlikely to lead to a deflationary spiral. The Bank left 2015 growth forecast unchanged at 2.9% but raised 2016 forecast to 2.9% from 2.6% (three months ago). [...]
Business Finance Junction – November 2014

Business Finance Junction – June 2014

Data from ONS show that illegal drugs and prostitution contribute around £10bn a year to the British economy.  For the first time statisticians are measuring the value of the drug-dealing and sex work – apparently about  "the same contribution as farming  - and only slightly less than book and newspaper publishers added together" or accommodation [...]
In Business: Notes to Connect the Dots – January 2013

In Business: Notes to Connect the Dots – January 2013

Welcome Back! We’ve Been Expecting You! It starts off good and then gets better.  I could be talking about life, a relationship, business or any combination of the three; each one can affect the other .....and none more so apparent than in my latest meeting with an old friend. We go back a long time [...]