Tag: UK

Wages vs. Prices

Chart of the Week: Week 13, 2014: Wages vs. Prices

Inflation figures for February were released this week, showing a further fall in the CPI measure to 1.7%.

/ March 26, 2014
UK Government Finances

Chart of the Week: Week 12, 2014: UK Government Finances

This afternoon, the Chancellor will present the UK Budget for the coming year.

/ March 19, 2014
UK Interest Rates

Chart of the Week: Week 10, 2014: UK Interest Rates

Exactly five years ago today, the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England voted to lower the Bank Rate to 0.5%.

/ March 5, 2014
Damon de Laszlo

February 2014

2013 turned out to be a remarkable year from the point of view of stock market recoveries. Nearly all markets rose, producing gains of between 20% and 30% in general: exceptional growth by any standard. January and February have, of...

/ February 28, 2014