Woodford: Election outcome has made me 'even more optimistic' on UK

'Softer Brexit'

Tom Eckett
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Potential for increased fiscal policy and softer Brexit
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Potential for increased fiscal policy and softer Brexit

Neil Woodford, manager of the £10bn CF Woodford Equity Income fund, has said he has become even more bullish about the outlook for the UK economy as the election outcome will point to looser fiscal policy and a "softer" Brexit.

In reaction to the shock General Election result of a hung parliament, which has lead to Theresa May entering talks with Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to form a minority government, Woodford said he...

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