Spending Review offers glimpse into future direction of travel - but are more plans coming down the track?

Mixed reaction to government's plans

Investment Week editor Lauren Mason

Investment Week editor Lauren Mason

Last Wednesday (25 November), Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced in the latest Spending Review that the UK's economic crisis has "only just begun", despite positive vaccine-related and health-related news over recent weeks.

As a result of unprecedented fiscal spending in order to cope with an unprecedented crisis, borrowing is set to reach 19% of GDP by the time the year is out - the highest level in peacetime history...

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