Economics

Weak pound to deliver Brexit dividend windfall

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Sterling's Brexit nosedive is stoking fears for UK Plc's prospects, but some income investors will be quids in this year. Kyle Caldwell explains.

Interest rates will not rise until summer of 2020

Interest rates will not rise until summer of 2020

Interest rate hike expectations have been pushed back following last month's Brexit vote.

Carney delivers rate shock

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Hotly tipped to cut rates and maybe even launch more QE, the Bank of England governor has made his decision. Smart move, reckons Lee Wild.

Toxic mix for retail sector

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Retailers are incredibly vulnerable to a downturn in consumer demand, and these experts have adjusted expectations accordingly. Lee Wild reports.

Three scenarios for post-Brexit markets

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While post-referendum crystal-gazing can only take us so far, these experts have sketched out three possible scenarios for markets. Money Observer's Marina Gerner reports.

FTSE 100 smashes through 6,600

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A spectacular post-referendum rally has just exceeded 800 points, but who's driving the FTSE 100 this week? Lee Wild has the details.

FTSE 100 rally reaches 799 points

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June will go down in financial history for many reasons, but July is historically a strong month too. Lee Wild has the latest on what's moving markets.

Top 10 post-Brexit opportunities

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Market turmoil always throws up trading opportunities, it's all about knowing where to find them. Harriet Mann reveals the top tips from one big-hitter.

FTSE 100 sprints to 10-week high

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Despite warnings that Brexit would spell disaster for financial markets, the FTSE 100 has done remarkably well. But all is not what it seems, writes Lee Wild.

Flying FTSE 100 dismisses Brexit threat

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Many serious investors are scratching their heads over the post-referendum rally. Lee Wild wonders whether markets are betting Brexit will never happen.

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