Missing piece from a European jigsaw puzzle revealing the British flag

Will UK GDP take the GBP to 2016 highs?

Risk taking was decent on Wednesday in both the EU and the US, on back of positive German IFO figures as well as a rise in oil prices, which recently has proved to trigger positive equity markets. Energy and Basic Materials led the gains with Transocean (+9.65%) and Chesapeake Energy (+7.41%) leading the S&P500. The […]

Flags of the United Kingdom and the European Union Divided Diagonally - 3D Render of the UK Flag and EU Flag with Silky Texture

Barclays: Consequences of a UK exit

To analyse the economic consequences of a potential exit, Barclays has developed a Hypothetical Exit Scenario (HES) for the UK. While they do not take a view on whether the UK should remain in or leave the EU, their baseline scenario remains that the UK does not leave. In assessing HES, there is no relevant […]