UK Economics

UK Economics

UK Economics Update

17 March, 2017

Brexit Watch: Sterling weathers call for indy ref 2

In the week Article 50 received Royal Assent, sterling halted its latest decline despite renewed calls for a second Scottish independence referendum. While the referendum announcement coincided with a change in fortunes for sterling, the far more significant factor behind the pound’s rise this week was the Monetary Policy Committee’s more hawkish tone.

Access this publication and more, take our free trial subscription today.

Free Trial

Already a subscriber? Simply log in to view this article.

Save to Library

New Book

Making a Success of Brexit
and Reforming the EU

by Roger Bootle

"Outstanding - engaging - absorbing"
Daily Telegraph

Buy now on Amazon

Get the App

The Capital Economics apps are a great way for clients to keep up to date with our latest research.

Capital Economics AppsFind out more