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Record year for renewables in the UK
Employers have continued to hire despite Brexit uncertainty
Cliff-edge Brexit is back on the radar
Big Conservative majority reshapes the political landscape
Did you get what you wanted from the Christmas election?
World leaders and climate change experts meet amid growing need for action
Latest polling points to a decisive Tory win
The risk of voter fatigue as Britain heads to the polls next month looks low right now, even as voters prepare for a third general election inside five years.
Subdued reaction says one of two things
Tories’ timid plans on tax and spending draw a clear dividing line with Labour
What could a Labour government mean for investors?
John McDonnell’s speech trails key manifesto measures
While the waves didn’t exactly part for them this week, the chances of electoral success for the Conservatives at next month’s general election certainly seemed to improve.
Economic growth is slowing but no one told investors
Investors are unlikely to get the clarity they crave
The effect of elections over the last 30 years
A large group of women born in the 1950s were recently given the bad news that their efforts to fight delays in their state pension have been rejected by the High Court.
If you don’t like the current headlines about Brexit, just wait a few minutes.
With only a matter of weeks to go until the UK’s scheduled departure from the EU, uncertainty over the nature of the withdrawal is keeping a cap on the nation’s house prices.
What you can do now to help your future self
ONS survey shows the challenges facing young people
Preparing for all eventualities
But should UK investors care?
The Chancellor plays a limited hand with skill
Stagnating pay packets bring little Christmas cheer for consumers
Rising prices add to the UK’s woes but the worst may now be over
The spending power of China’s consumers
Squeezed UK shoppers reduce their spending
There are some parallels but no reason to expect a repeat of 1987.
Investors look through hurricane impact.