Is coronavirus beginning to impact the world economy?
Simon French, Chief Economist at Panmure Gordon takes us through the evolving market response to coronavirus, the state of the Indian economy and why it is of interest to Trump and the EU's next seven-year budget.
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 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.
Investment Trust Update | January 2020
Shares in Henderson Alternative Strategies jump 11% after plans to wind up were announced, Winterflood highlight why 2019 was such a good year for investment trust’s and Scottish Mortgage increases its borrowing by 188 million.
The state of the UK high street
In our first update of 2020, Simon French looks at the outlook for the UK and makes his predictions for the world’s two largest economies: the US and China.
Is now the time to invest in UK stocks?
Will the Bank of England cut rates before Christmas, is the discount on UK stocks likely to reduce and what should investors keep an eye on over the holiday period? Panmure Gordon’s Simon French gives his views.
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.
Investment Trust Update | November 2019
In this bulletin, Olga Hay takes us through the downgrade at Edinburgh Trust, a shares slide at Woodford & a snippet of our interview with Simon Elliott. Full Simon Elliott interview
How will borrowing data impact the upcoming UK election?
Simon French talks to us about the upcoming minutes from October's federal reserve meeting, whether we are going to see some kind of trade deal between the US & China and the importance of borrowing data set to be released in the UK.
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.
Investment Trust Update | October 2019
There are personnel changes at Jupiter UK Growth Trust & Stewart Investors, we speak to Simon Elliott from Winterflood & how is JP Morgan’s recently floated investment trust trading? All this and more in this bulletin.