Inflation comes in below forecasts but economists warn of rises to come

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister comments on the UK, hitting 2% in June compared with a year ago, down from 2.5% in July.

UK SME defaults on pandemic loans lower than feared

Douglas Grant, Director at Conister comments on the UK SME’s who are expected to default on repayments

UK economy grew by 2.3% in April when pubs, shops, and restaurants could reopen after months of being in lockdown.

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister comments on the 2.30% rise in GDP for April

Tax hikes ‘will likely foot the bill’ as Covid costs rise but self-employed prospects jump

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, comments on the surprise fall in unemployment for the first three months of the year

How to spot a resilient business

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, provides a guide identifying and protecting a resilient business.

UK economy in “early stage of economic recovery” after 0.4% growth in February

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, offers his opinion on the GDP increase by 0.4% in February

GDP is estimated to have increased by 1.3% in Q4 2020

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, comments GDP that is estimated to have increased by 1.3% in Q4 2020

UK GDP falls 2.9% in January 2021 amid third national lockdown

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, comments on the UK economy shrinking by 2.9% in January 2021

UK unemployment rises to 5.1% in fourth quarter of 2020

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, comments on the unemployment rate rises to Highest in almost five years