We are expected to see a £10 billion collapse in the value of UK Christmas shopping this year
Estate agent videos don’t show you Meatloaf-loving neighbours, pig farms or a leaky roof
The more QE is used, the harder it is to stop without sparking collapse
Most forecasts for the economy are pretty grim: bankruptcies, bad debts, job losses and a massive debt hangover leave little…
The Covid vaccine has already sent waves through the stock markets
Government bailouts may be doing more harm than good.
If you are an ‘ethical’ investor sworn to do your bit to tackle climate change, you may have sold your…
The Bank of England wants to encourage banks to lend but will individual savers pay the price?
The public are in favour of a wealth tax but which assets would the government single out?
Targeted tax cuts to help rejuvenate business would go a long way
A 2.5% increase in the state pension must seem generous to the workers who pay for it with taxes
The one-third rise in the price of silver in July was its strongest single month in more than 40 years
When you buy leasehold you are not really buying a property at all – you are buying a long rental contract
The strong rebound of some industries after the first lockdown now hangs in the balance.
Britain does not necessarily need an EU trade deal to thrive post Brexit.
All eyes are on the Chancellor’s forthcoming budget.
Is there anything which would cause the UK housing market to enter a sustained slump? Not if the government can help it.
Talk of a ‘W’ shaped recovery could be premature.
A flat tax was seen as too controversial prior to Covid but could the pandemic justify its introduction?
While other sectors have faced the full brunt of the Covid downturn, the tech sector seems eerily unscathed.
The Covid crisis will make us reassess property value, says Kate Andrews
Investors remember another crisis not so long ago where buying at the bottom paid off.
Now that every investment company has its own online platform, it’s easy enough to buy shares directly.
As it stands, the government has protected employees of big corporations but left the self-employed high and dry.
The suspension of civic society is without precedence in peacetime and, as we all spend less, the economy will suffer further.