UK business confidence soars heading into 2016
According to a report by Grant Thornton, optimism among UK businesses rose in the final quarter of 2015 to 73%, an increase of six percentage points on the previous quarter. The UK was the second most optimistic economy, behind Ireland, which had a ...
Perhaps austerity didn't choke off UK recovery
Today we learned that our recent economic past and the almost-present weren't quite as painful as we thought. But what does that mean for our future prosperity? Perhaps most important, the deficit on our current account - the difference between the ...