• Theresa May’s shock election announcement: the investment impact

    Theresa May’s shock election announcement: the investment impact

    May – ‘Britain is leaving the European Union and there can be no turning back.’

    In the hours leading up to the unscheduled speech from Prime Minister Theresa May, the pound fell 0.3% against the dollar. Following May’s surprise call for a general election on 8th June 2017, the pound reversed its losses against the dollar and trade has been at its highest since February.

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  • Day One of the Davos WEF - View from 10,000 Feet

    Day One of the Davos WEF - View from 10,000 Feet

    "No one will emerge as a winner in a trade war." The World Economic Forum (WEF), in Davos, started with a bang. China’s President Xi Jingping took to the stage to defend globalization, discussed the outcome of an introduction of trade barriers and dismissed protectionism.

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