What does the Budget mean for UK investors?

With the release of the government’s Budget yesterday, WA’s Investor Services team takes a look at some of the major announcements and what the impact could be for the UK investor market. Overall, Philip Hammond’s Budget has been well received by analysts for providing sensible spending decisions at this politically sensitive time. He gleefully addressedRead more

Can Hammond walk the tightrope?

Budgets are typically a tightrope for a Chancellor to precariously traverse. As well as having to effectively manage the economy, encourage growth and stimulate investment, there are a plethora of groups and individuals needing to be satisfied. Party management, the need to deliver for those demographic groups that fit into the government’s current vogue agenda,Read more