No interest rate or policy change, then, from the Bank of England. But you can’t fault the chutzpah of the “Old Lady”.
So is everything all right with the world again? Distance yourself from the media tittle-tattle about the timing of the next move in US interest rates and it’s very...
10½ reasons why Britain will embark upon an infrastructure boom.
Try to disconnect from all the fallout talk following the Brexit referendum result. The UK is facing far bigger economic and political problems right now.
Britain is facing a crisis bigger than anything we’ve seen before. The problems we face with energy are just a symptom of a much, much deeper problem.
Before the referendum result, infrastructure stocks were starting to recover nicely. Why have they taken a tumble on the country’s vote for Brexit?
The UK would derive more benefit from investing in infrastructure than any other major world economy.
An energy shortfall is the UK’s biggest future headache, but it’s not the only one. Spending on other parts of our key national infrastructure has also been grossly inadequate.
The ‘Three-Day Week’ was a desperate period in UK history. Commercial electricity use was limited. A similar situation could develop over the next few years.
What would happen to the pound in the event of a Brexit? In the foreign exchange market, there's always a winner. In a Brexit, that could be sterling.