A lot can happen in a week, and for the UK economy, things have certainly been eventful! From a currency flash crash, to interest rate hikes, to an unprecendented intervention in the bond market. Rather than being the usual humdrum financial bulletin for city types, the business news has suddenly taken on the air of… Continue reading Humpty Dumpty: Will the UK economy recover?
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Blonde Ambition: An Astrological Profile of Boris Johnson
As the stars foretold, Boris Johnson finally managed to fulfil his lifelong ambition of winning the keys to Number 10 Downing Street on 22 July 2019. Now, however, the question on everybody's lips is whether he will be able to hang onto them, or if, like David Cameron and Theresa May, he will become another… Continue reading Blonde Ambition: An Astrological Profile of Boris Johnson
Venus-Neptune & Brexit: Election Trap?
Yesterday, Boris Johnson lost his first vote in the House of Commons as UK prime Minister. Today, he says he will offer Jeremy Corbyn what he's been gagging for - an election. But is it, as Tony Blair warns, a trap? The stars, particularly today's Venus-Neptune opposition, suggest it may well be...However, there ARE solutions,… Continue reading Venus-Neptune & Brexit: Election Trap?
Shock & Awe: the Brexit vote postmortem
On Friday the 24th of June 2016, many Brits woke up to the shock of their life - the EU Referendum poll had yielded a voting result no one had expected - the Brexit camp had won by a margin of 4%. As the reality began to sink in, Leave voters began to celebrate, whilst elsewhere, there… Continue reading Shock & Awe: the Brexit vote postmortem