Autumn statement 2022: this budget may not cause Truss-level chaos but it could still provoke markets

Rishi Sunak's government is set to deliver its first budget statement on November 17 2022. I T S / Shutterstock Liz Truss’s short-lived government presided over an even shorter-lived economic experiment in “Trussonomics”. As investors responded to September’s mini-budget by demanding higher interest premiums to purchase UK debt, the governmentContinue Reading

Growing stacks of coins with blocks on top spelling out

UK chancellor Jeremy Hunt laid out his plans for the British economy today. The statement was made against a backdrop of a more than 40-year inflation high and recession warnings from the Bank of England. Hunt skipped the usual photocall with his red ministerial box, since this is an autumnContinue Reading