For the first time in a year, UK inflation has exceeded 0.1%, rising to 0.2% in December, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
The rate remained positive last month, with the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure rising to 0.2%, from November's 0.1%. This is the highest rate recorded since January 2015 and above economists' expectations....
Long-term growth potential is key
Positive return prospects for asset class
Valuation do not provide margin for error on downside
Too early to take a stance
Follows strong period for the precious metal