The impact of higher inflation on UK households and a decline in real wage growth mean the UK's financial services sector is in for a "tough" 2018, a report from the influential EY ITEM Club has warned.
According to the latest EY ITEM Club Outlook for Financial Services, inflation is set to peak at just over 3% in the second half of 2017. Meanwhile real household disposable incomes are forecast to decline...
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