The Great Debate UK

Full-time results: they all lost the election

May 8, 2010

Laurence Copeland is a professor of finance at Cardiff University Business School and a co-author of “Verdict on the Crash” published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Tory-LibDem pact looks good for UK, but is unlikely

May 8, 2010

-Ian Campbell is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.-

Businesses face concerns over a hung parliament

May 7, 2010

- Paddy Earnshaw is customer director at Travelex business payments. The opinions expressed are his own.-

Weak UK recovery argues for consensus on cuts

April 26, 2010

– Ian campbellCampbell is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

from UK News:

Will a hung parliament create a serious hangover for British business?

April 26, 2010

parliamentElection day is fast approaching and with the poll gap narrowing between the Conservatives and Labour, there is a very real probability that the UK will end up with a hung parliament. For the first time since 1974, the UK may be left without clear political leadership.

Leaders’ debate could play out in favour of Libdems

April 21, 2010

MarkHillary- Mark Kobayashi-Hillary is the author of several books, including ‘Who Moved my Job?’ and ‘Global Services: Moving to a Level Playing Field’. He is participating in the Reuters Election 2010 politics live blog during the leaders’ debates and on election night. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Tight UK election is bad news for bankers

April 21, 2010

– Peter Thal Larsen is aBRITAIN/ Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

Fears of UK hung parliament may be overstated

By Hugo Dixon
April 19, 2010

– The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

from UK News:

Will a Hung Parliament create a serious hangover for British business?

April 14, 2010

ParliamentElection day is fast approaching and with the poll gap narrowing between the Conservatives and Labour, there is a very real probability that the UK will end up with a hung parliament. For the first time since 1974, the UK may be left without clear political leadership.

from MacroScope:

Britain heading for rude awakening?

January 20, 2010

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There is a divisive election ahead for Britain, the threat of a ratings downgrade on its sovereign debt and a deficit that has ballooned into the largest by percentage of any major economy.  UK stocks, bonds and sterling, however, are trundling along as if all were well. What gives?