BCC says UK economy set for «underwhelming» 2018 ahead of Brexit

The British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey «The economy is set to continue on an underwhelming growth trajectory over the near term with uncertainty over the impact of Brexit coupled with high inflation and weak productivity likely to dampen overall economic activity,» the BCC’s head of economics, Suren Thiru, said. More (main points […]

Brent: «Bears» threw a towel into the ring

Frosts in the northeastern United States, the continuing decline in US oil reserves, the anti-government strikes in Iran, the high level of compliance with contractual obligations by OPEC members, and the weakness of the dollar pushed the quotations of Brent and WTI to the area of three-year highs. However, some of black gold’s advantages, in […]