UK Forecast Forum January 2019

Events Archive
24 January, 2019
Royal Automobile Club, London

With Brexit still unresolved and the global economy now slowing, the outlook for the UK economy and its financial markets appears ominous. At our UK Forecast Forum, we considered how the UK usually fares when the global economy slows, how businesses and households will respond and how Brexit will influence the situation. We also assessed how policymakers and the financial markets will respond to both Brexit and the global slowdown. We concluded that 2020 might be a much better year for the UK economy than most people are expecting.

How are the markets positioned for Brexit and the global slowdown?

John Higgins, our Chief Markets Economist, discusses the following:

  • What is the outlook for sterling, Gilts and UK equities?
  • How will they be affected by the terms of Brexit?
  • How will they be influenced by the global slowdown?
  • Conclusions and forecasts.

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