Economic insights

Get the latest update on economy, from tips and advice to our economists’ advice to help your business prepared and trade with confidence.

The UK has officially left the EU and the new rules apply to things like travel and doing business with Europe. Check out our tips and advice to make sure your business is ready for every eventuality.
From the most unexpected impacts of Brexit to how sectors are being affected, hear from our economist and risk experts that address your concerns. Watch the videos now
From UK GDP forecast to insolvency forecasts, get the latest Brexit publications and up-to-date economic insights from our Economic Research Team.

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Oct 12, 2022 | Resources, Economic news

Trade debtors: Is it business as usual for the food and drink industry, or are suppliers at risk?

With ongoing challenges in many parts of the sector, how can the food and drink industry avoid trade debtors?

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Aug 24, 2022 | Resources, Economic news

Move to offsite construction – can it help the construction industry?

With the construction industry facing mounting insolvencies, can a move to offsite construction help? Read more about the construction revolution.

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Aug 22, 2022 | Resources

Insolvency news UK: Business failures hit highest rate for a decade

Quarterly UK insolvency rates show the highest number of business failures in a decade, with the construction sector worst hit

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Aug 19, 2022 | Resources

Transport and logistics outlook: bumps in the road

The outlook for the transport and logistics sector is very uneven. Some parts are experiencing strong demand, others are suffering a margin squeeze.

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Jun 27, 2022

UK economic outlook dims despite supply chain improvements

The UK economic outlook for the second half of 2022 is becoming less bright even though supply chain disruption is easing

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May 12, 2022

Why are steel prices rising?

Record steel prices are putting margins under pressure for many industries. Discover how the market went from surplus to shortage so quickly.

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Jan 14, 2022

The UK economy in 2022: bouncing back amid many risks

The UK economic bounceback from Covid-19 will continue in 2022, but momentum is slowing. Consumer spending and business investment are bright spots.

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Dec 20, 2021

Trade sector insight – the latest from our experts

Our latest guides share expert insight on the current state of play for trade sectors, and look ahead to likely changes in 2022 and beyond. Read now!

May 13, 2021

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Our Risk team has prepared the latest outlook report for the various sectors in the UK and Ireland. Download a copy now !

Apr 15, 2021

The government support measures and their impact on the UK businesses

The government intervention included several measures to support UK businesses, and most of these have been extended in 2021. Read more!

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