Lazy Summer Days or Calm before the Storm?
1st August 2019
With Boris Johnson's selection as the new leader of the Conservative Party, it seems that 31 October 2019 will define finally whether or not the UK leaves the European Union. It seems likely that the political maelstrom will continue for a while longer, impacting on the ability particularly of domestically focussed companies to generate profit. The cut in US interest rates announced yesterday would have been unthinkable a year ago, going to show that financial matters remain fast paced and ever-changing notwithstanding the efforts of the politicians.
With some recovery in shares and fixed interest securities in 2019, many ships have risen. The long warm days of Summer are an excellent time to consider your finances to ensure that your hull is well maintained in case of storms ahead. You can read our latest commentaries here.