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). [...]
February 2012 Intermediary A-Musing

February 2012 Intermediary A-Musing

The Commonality of Business:The economy has uneven impact, independent businesses have their own identity therefore there is no `best way' or `single fix' for the commonality of businesses in which no credit means no business.Not too long ago, anyone on the streets of Wichita might have witnessed dollars raining down on them; dropped from a helicopter [...]
December 2011 Noteworthy News

December 2011 Noteworthy News

It’s no news to describe the current UK economy as ‘abnormal’ therefore, following the OBR’s latest economic forecasts  for growth, the Chancellor’s autumn statement  wasn’t too surprising.  With plenty of commentary around (both winners and losers)  we were able to enjoy a ‘lighter’ viewpoint via The Daily Mash.  Apparently the future of a cutting-edge economy [...]