Global Debt – A Concern?

Equity markets have been calm and treading water in the last month after a good start to 2019. A less aggressive Federal Reserve and pause in US money tightening and has clearly been well received by investors. That said Standard & Poors, a leading ratings agency warned about global debt. In a recent report S&P, Next Debt Crisis: Will Liquidity …

Debt Mountain Danger

As you are no doubt aware, in the UK although the deficit has been falling since 2010, debt has risen. This is simple maths. Until the budget returns to surplus i.e. the government earns more than it spends, UK plc will have to borrow more to fill the gap and total national debt will continue to rise. Recently I have …