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UK Comment — BOE's next rate decision could be in either direction

  1. The next move in interest rates is up to the politicians
  2. The economy is performing as expected
  3. Markets unaffected

Lars Henriksson, Strategist | lahe06@handelsbanken.se

UK Comment — January inflation: in line with BoE and small impact

  1. Temporary effects from energy prices
  2. In line with the BoE prediction
  3. CPI overshadowed by Brexit

Lars Henriksson, Strategist | lahe06@handelsbanken.se

UK Comment — Disappointing GDP number from the UK

  1. The lowest rate of expansion since 2012
  2. Businesses cut investment for a fourth consecutive quarter
  3. We continue to see 2019 growth of 1.3 percent

Lars Henriksson, Strategist | lahe06@handelsbanken.se

UK Comment — Consumer price inflation fell as expected in December

  1. CPI and core CPI of 2.1% and 1.9% respectively
  2. Inflation just above the 2% target
  3. Bank of England on the sidelines

Kiran Sakaria, Junior Strategist | kisa02@handelsbanken.se

UK Comment — Bank of England in Brexit wait-and-see mode

  1. Policy rate unchanged at 0.75%; QE program also unchanged
  2. BoE says future monetary policy will depend on Brexit and could be in either direction
  3. We believe Brexit will force the BoE to stay on hold for the next two years

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — Theresa May survives vote of no confidence by a solid margin

  1. Theresa May will stay on, as 200 MPs voted for her, but will step down before 2022 election
  2. All Brexit outcomes still on the table, ranging from reversing Brexit to a no-deal Brexit
  3. Uncertainty will linger for a long time yet, dampening economic activity and weighing on the pound

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no