MPC Articles and Whitepapers
Economic Growth in the UK during Q1 has been quite disappointing, with the ONS advanced estimate showing activity barely changing in the first three months of the year relative to the end of 2017, with the ‘Beast from the East’ only partly to blame!
PegasusCapital - 1/5/2018
Yesterday’s FT article, which appeared on page 2 of the printed edition, highlighted the Bank of England’s concerns over interest rate complacency
PegasusCapital - 10/9/2017
The primary driver of the recent rise in UK swap rates has been a more hawkish tilt from certain members of the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee
PegasusCapital - 3/8/2017
Whitepapers / Articles
The Bank of England's potential to signal any shift in policy stance due to the downshift in future indicators and inflation has been deferred by the calling of an “emergency” general election. Nonetheless, economic sentiment has fallen to its weakest levels since the 2016 referendum and it is not clear how long the UK consumer can continue to prop up the UK economy. We expect the Bank to downgrade growth and inflation forecasts, leaving the door open to easier policy in the New Year.
PegasusCapital - 5/11/2019