Scottish Friendly: Brits save almost £120bn in ISAs

British savers have accrued a staggering £119 billion in ISAs in the past 21 years that has been directed towards buying a home, new research from Scottish Friendly has revealed.

Published 5 May 2020

Excess savings in UK expected to reach £23bn if lockdown continues

The coronavirus crisis is causing household savings to rise at a rapid pace. If the reductions in spending persist for the entirety of the second quarter, Cebr expects that excess household savings of around £23 billion to accumulate.

Published 27 April 2020

Consumer confidence falls in fear of recession

A YouGov and Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) poll has indicated that consumer confidence has hit a five-year low due to fears of a recession by the end of the year.

Published 30 August 2019

Chinese investment could boost fund major Scottish construction projects

Moves by Chancellor George Osborne to encourage Chinese involvement in the HS2 high speed rail project could pave the way for foreign investment into key Scottish infrastructure projects, according to an infrastructure and projects lawyer.

Published 28 September 2015