Though chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget statement may have surprised some with the dividend allowance cut or the improved GDP forecast, it did not reveal anything groundbreaking for UK wealth managers.
Alcohol is generally considered to be bad for your health — too much of it anyway — so is this slight rise in price a way to try and get people drinking less?
Chancellor Philip Hammond has delivered his final Spring Budget and set out a brighter outlook for the economy in the short term.
The Spring budget brought no relief for retailers today, instead underlining the difficulties they face over the next few years.
These three things will have an impact on the wider world.
British chancellor Philip Hammond will unveil his March 2017 spring Budget on Wednesday — his first and last.
Brexit is looming and UK prime minister Theresa May is adamantly sticking to the end-of-March deadline for the triggering of Article 50 and the formal process of leaving the European Union.