10:10 a.m. Aug. 19, 2020
- By Pierre Briançon
Four reasons why the U.K. inflation jump won’t start a trendInflation jumped to an annual 1% in July, defying analysts’ expectations. Consumers are back in shops, and they are spending the money they were forced to save during the coronavirus restrictions. But this will not be the start of a trend.
4:32 a.m. July 10, 2020
- By Steve Goldstein
Six in ten still reluctant to eat out, study findsThe U.K.’s new incentive to get people to eat out at restaurants and bolster the beleaguered hospitality industry is confronting a hard reality — consumers are still unwilling to confront the coronavirus pandemic.
4:45 a.m. June 24, 2020
- By Barbara Kollmeyer
A surge in U.K. retail stocks has gone ‘too far, too fast,’ warns Citigroup Investors are underestimating downside risks from COVID-19, and the run enjoyed by the retail sector lately is probably not going to last, said analysts at Citigroup, in a note to clients on Wednesday.
2:20 p.m. June 3, 2020
- By Lina Saigol
Boardroom shuffles become latest coping mechanism for companies battling COVID-19 falloutThe CEO revolving door is spinning fast as U.K.-listed companies try to cope with the coronavirus crisis.