The new prime minister is likely to meet similar challenges given the nation – and as a result parliament - remains divided over what it wants from Brexit.
Last night a series of votes took place in the UK House of Commons. The purpose of the votes was to establish a potential way forward for the Brexit negotiations that could command the support of a majority of members of Parliament (MPs).
Emerging market equities are inherently volatile. But investors shouldn’t be deterred. If investors have a long time horizon, the emerging markets are expected to pay returns well in excess of developed market equities.
Markets are increasingly nervous about the impact of the trade war on US corporate earnings and business investment.
Historically, an inverted yield curve has been a useful indicator of recessions. However, quantitative easing may have distorted that signal.
Like summers, economic expansions do not last forever. The US recovery is now the second longest on record. There is nothing to suggest it will end in the near future, so the broad prognosis for risk assets remains good. But we know that—like weather fore
Karen Ward provides an update on Brexit following Prime Minister May's cabinet meeting and the subsequent resignation of David Davis, Brexit Secretary.
Brexit: EU & UK reach divorce terms
There has been significant progress in the Brexit negotiations in the last 48 hours. A withdrawal deal has been agreed between the UK and European Union (EU).