Profit warnings, ‘shrinkflation’ and zombies…

This week’s Capital Agenda Blog comes from Alan Hudson, Head of UK Restructuring. EY’s latest Analysis of UK Profit Warnings for Q2 2017 shows profit warnings hitting their lowest quarterly level in seven years.  In this week’s blog we cover the main themes in five charts and explore the link with the other headline of … More Profit warnings, ‘shrinkflation’ and zombies…

Will volatility return this summer?

This time three years ago, we wrote a blog wondering if we’d seen an end to Eurozone-inspired summer volatility. This week, we’re wondering if what looks like an economic turning point and some surprise central bank moves will herald volatility’s return. Political uncertainty, contradictory data and central bank surprises might just be enough to break through this QE-assisted calm … More Will volatility return this summer?