Monthly Archives: February 2017

Global Economic News Update

GB POUNDThe pound started the week on the front foot, trading at 1.1585 against the euro, and 1.2448 against the US dollar. On Tuesday the supreme court ruled 8 to 3 that the government cannot trigger article 50 without an act of parliament. MP’s are now pushing for the government to publish it’s “Brexit” plan in a formal policy document, meanwhile the Scottish government will begin setting out its official response to the supreme court ruling. The UK economy expanded by 0.6% in the fourth Read more