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Weekly Round-Up: 23rd February 2018

Quicker than expected? In his latest report to the Treasury Select Committee, the Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney has highlighted that, since November, the prospect of a greater degree of excess demand over their forecast period and the expectation that inflation would remain above the target have further diminished. The report

Weekly Round-up: 9th February 2018

Early Warning System The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met this week and voted unanimously to maintain Bank Rate at 0.5%. The Committee highlighted that the global economy is growing at its fastest pace in seven years and becoming increasingly broad-based and investment driven. However household consumption growth is expected to remain relatively

Weekly Round-Up: 19th January 2018

Trending up UK Finance’s mortgage trends updated for November 2017, released this week, revealed steady increases in mortgage lending for first-time buyers and home movers compared to the previous month and the equivalent period in 2016. The data shows housing market activity remains buoyant, despite November’s rise in the base rate. According to the trade