Both sides of the channel fret that a no deal Brexit would cause a serious shock that would worsen economic weakness.
It is thus a concern that they aren’t considering a proposal from the Ifo Institute, a leading German economic … Read the rest
Could the year’s surprise be Parliament’s acceptance of Theresa May’s Brexit deal? Perhaps that is why currency traders are buying the pound.
Currency and stock markets are betting that the UK will avoid crashing out of the European Union with … Read the rest
Central banks are believed to be buying when the price dips
Central banks and investors have routed gold bears in recent weeks. Other precious metals, notably silver, platinum and palladium have also benefited from the change in market sentiment.
“It’s … Read the rest
Number of prime property deals in H2 2018 up; seller price discounts have attracted buyers. Asian and other foreign buyers have taken advantage of discounts ranging from 10 to 20 per cent. The much cheaper pound has also been an … Read the rest