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Over the last week the government’s working majority was reduced from plus 1 to minus 45. There's still no clarity on the Brexit outcome.

Capitas analysis 09/09/2019: Storm clouds coming in

Over the last week the government’s working majority was reduced from plus 1 to minus...
All eyes were on political theatre in Britain last week. No-deal Brexit looks more likely. And with it some economic disruption – how much is unknown.

Capitas analysis 02/09/2019: Pray, wait, listen & plan

All eyes were on political theatre in Britain last week. No-deal Brexit looks more likely....
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Capitas analysis 19/08/2019: Inconsistent at best

The latest slew of economic data will leave many wishing that government statisticians had taken...
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Capitas analysis 12/08/2019: UK Plc falters

Will it? Won’t it? On Friday we learned that, after delivering a strong first quarter performance, UK...
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Capitas analysis 5/08/2019: Bank of England bucks the trend

The BoE’s latest Inflation Report downgraded its growth forecasts but continues to predict “gradual” UK...
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Capitas analysis: 29/07/2019: New government takes shape

The election of Boris Johnson as the new Tory leader and Prime Minister saw a...

Insight: We take a look at the BOE’s February Inflation report

Following a path laid by the US Federal Reserve, who recently adopted a more neutral...

Insight: We assess diverging trends in the global economy

Another strong US employment report and improved manufacturing sentiment contrasts with continued lacklustre  Euro area...

Commentary: Mrs May’s Brexit deal hangs by a thread

Following the recent Grieve amendment, the chances of Parliament passing PM Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement...