UK housing wealth exceeds £7 trillion for the first time. Increasing in value by over a third in a decade, the value of all UK housing now stands at £7.14tn. The combination of historically low-interest rates and an array of demand-side...
Retail sales figures are always a great indicator of how the economy is doing. They tell us how much people are spending in the shops on our highstreets. Forecasters in the city had predicted a drop in sales this December by...
Amazon has officially opened its latest innovation in Seattle – A corner shop that doesn’t require you to check-out before leaving. It uses ‘just walk out’ technology to allow customers to pick up items from around the shop, and...
U.S confident about post-Brexit talks Steven Mnuchin, the US Treasury Secretary, has said that the UK would be at the front of the queue for a free trade deal with the US when “the UK is ready.” This is reassuring...
China’s economy grew by 6.9 percent in 2017. It’s the first increase in the country’s growth rate for seven years. The figures, which were released earlier this month by The National Bureau of Statistics, surprised many analysts who expected a slowing...
Institutional investors, auditors, government officials and Carillion executives all have big questions to answer following the construction giants collapse on Monday 15 January. Carillion was the second largest construction and outsourcing company in the UK where nearly half its 43,000...