Markets: Extract from Economic Review March 2021

Extract from Redwood Financial’s Economic Review March 2021. (Data compiled by TOMD) Major global indices closed March in positive territory as recovery hopes continue. In the UK, the vaccine rollout continues at pace and the unlocking roadmap is progressing. In the US, technology shares led the S&P 500 to a record high on the last…

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Surprise fall in inflation

Extract from Redwood Financial’s Economic Review March 2021 Lower prices for clothing have triggered an unexpected decline in the UK’s headline rate of inflation, although most economists still expect price pressures to intensify during the coming months. ONS data showed that the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) 12-month rate – which compares prices in the current…

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BOE: Outlook ‘Unusually uncertain’

Extract from Redwood Financial’s Economic Review March 2021 The Bank of England (BoE) has expressed growing confidence that a near-term recovery is gathering pace, although policymakers appear split over the country’s longer-term economic prospects. Gross domestic product (GDP) figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed the UK economy shrank by 2.9% in…

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AquAid Elephant pump in Zimbabwe

Redwood Financial drinks to AquAid’s involvement in Africa.

At Redwood Financial we’re aware that keeping our staff members hydrated will aid them to perform at their very best throughout the work day. As a result, we decided to invest in watercoolers from AquAid. Our unique relationship with AquAid has also given our company the opportunity to help those less fortunate than ourselves, because…

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