Two rate hikes now expected in 2023
Beating analysts' expectations
Research from the Science Based Targets initiative
Over-valuation in tech, software and consumer staples
Covid-19 fears push index to lowest figures since 1987 crash
Asian stock markets also down
80% outperformed index
Different goals and downside protection
99% of active US funds do not beat index over 10 years
The UK has outscored most European countries including Germany and Switzerland in the financial literacy of its population, according to a recent global survey.
Scotland's banking sector could suffer an Icelandic-style crisis if the vote for independence is approved, Standard & Poor's has warned.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has retained an AAA sovereign credit rating for the UK but says there is still a one in three chance of a downgrade next year.
The leading US equity markets hit fresh record highs on Monday, suggesting a ‘Santa rally' is well underway in the run up to Christmas.
Standard & Poor's has downgraded France's credit rating from AA+ to AA.
Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has warned of the continuing negative outlook for the UK economy, but reaffirmed its triple A rating for the country.
Global equity markets have eased back from last week's highs despite European financials rallying after regulators softened proposed new rules.
S&P said it could lower the UK's rating "if fiscal performance weakens beyond our current expectations".
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Life and pensions giant Prudential could see its A+ credit rating downgraded by Standard & Poor's (S&P), the FT reports.
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