Month: August 2018

House Price Change by Region

Chart of the Week: Week 33, 2018: House Price Change by Region

London has long been a boon to UK average house price growth, but following a slide sparked by the referendum in summer 2016, growth

/ August 16, 2018
Change in Households' Net Tax/Benefit Position

Chart of the Week: Week 32, 2018: Households, Taxes and Benefits over the Last Decade

Following the 2010 election, Labour lost power to a Conservative -Liberal Democrat coalition, which introduced sweeping austerity legislation. Described by the FT at the time as the’ most drastic…in living memory’, the budget cuts amounted to £81 billion over...

/ August 9, 2018
Damon de Laszlo

August 2018

The market setback for the technology companies seems mostly to have been driven by a relatively small amount of selling into a market that is suffering from a lack of so-called ‘market makers’.  These thin and volatile...

/ August 6, 2018

Chart of the Week: Week 31, 2018: FDI Rates of Return by Region

Global FDI rate of return (RoR)has dropped from an average of 8.1% in 2012 to 6.7% in 2017, the largest drop...

/ August 2, 2018