HEADING INTO THE WINTER OF THE UK’S DISCONTENT?
The strong economic rebound in the UK economy during the summer months, which was helped by significant support from fiscal and monetary policies and a gradual return to normal life after lockdown, while encouraging, is so far the easy part of the recovery. This recovery path is clearly not helped by the recent sharp rises in COVID-19 cases in parts of the country.
THE WEEK AHEAD: BUSY GLOBAL CALENDAR
The highlight of the coming week could well be the first debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden. Other notable events on the global calendar are the September ISM manufacturing index and the monthly jobs report in the US, and China PMIs.
HOW SMALL INVESTORS CAN ACCESS BIG COMMERCIAL PROPERTY ASSETS
With interest rates hitting new lows and income focused investors feverishly searching for opportunities, commercial property is increasingly on the radar.
GDP HAS HELD UP BETTER THAN EXPECTED, BUT THERE IS A LONG SLOG AHEAD
We’ve seen two important economic releases during the last few days, one which confirms just how hard the COVID-19 level four lockdown hit us, and another that provides some confronting insights into the long slog that lies ahead.