Hard Brexit and Softer GDP growth
In his final catch up with Asset.tv Investor in 2020, Simon French, chief economist at Panmure Gordon, discusses the impact a hard Brexit would have on 2021's GDP growth forecasts. He also gives us his tip for the key story no one is talking about this year, which could become a big issue in the next 12 months.
Brexit, brinkmanship and the outlook for sterling
Why the Fed thinks the US government needs to do more heavy lifting, the state of the average UK household finances and the re-emergence of Brexit on the agenda. Panmure Gordon's chief economist Simon French brings us the latest stories and statistics to keep an eye on.
UK unemployment on the rise
With recent unemployment data suggesting we're now at levels that are twice as high before the pandemic hit the UK, where does that leave us? We're joined by Simon French, Chief Economist at Panmure Gordon, for a look at some of the biggest headlines that are shaping markets this week.
What sort of recovery lies ahead?
As the UK gradually starts to lift lockdown restrictions, what signs should you be looking out for that could offer a glimpse into the shape of economy and job markets over the coming months? Join Simon French, Chief Economist at Panmure Gordon, in this video for a look at the week ahead.
Can the UK begin to focus more on policy?
Chief Economist at Panmure Gordon, Simon French, takes us through the impact coronavirus is starting to have on global trade, the latest German industrial data and whether the UK can begin to have a shift in focus towards policy with some of the big political issues reaching resolutions of sorts.
What's focusing professional investors' minds
Simon Elliott, head of research at Winterflood Investment Trusts, reflects on the main themes at the group’s recent investment conference, and on the significance of what didn’t get discussed by the speakers.
What economic impact could the Coronavirus have?
What change will we see over the next 12 months as we prepare to leave the European Union? Is there a potential rate cut on the way? Find out in this bulletin.
UK Government spending set to increase
In this bulletin, Simon French joins Mark Colegate to discuss soon to be released US job numbers, the shortlist for the next Governor of the Bank of England & the rise in government spending after the election.
How will public spending be impacted by the upcoming UK election?
Simon French tells us what to expect from the upcoming inflation report results, the economic implications from the impending UK election & what the trade data coming out this month will tell us.
Just how slow is China's growth?
Simon French discusses just how slow China's growth really is & whether Brexit developments are having an impact on UK industries.
Is a UK recession looking more likely?
Simon French joins us to discuss the state of the US economy, the deepening issue for Germany's manufacturing sector & whether the UK is more likely now to be headed into a recession.
Is the US heading for recession?
Ben Gutteridge, Research Director at Brewin Dolphin gives us his outlook for the week ahead including the jobs report data set to be released, what shape the US consumer is in & how much of an impact a potential no-deal Brexit is having on the Sterling.