UK equity indices continue to advance in 2017, as the valuation pull of firmer international stockmarkets outweighs the twin negative impulses of ongoing domestic political uncertainty and a firmer pound.
Despite the political uncertainty, the FTSE 250 index, whose constituent companies are far more reliant on their home economy than their large-cap peers, has spearheaded the rally in UK stock prices. ...
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In this week's inflation print, the UK hit a highpoint. According to the Office for National Statistics, the UK's CPI rate hit 3% - a level not seen in more than 5 years. And it's not just the UK - globally inflation has been creeping up.
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