inflation

Six ways to make money while inflation is at 9.1pc

Real estate investment trusts Cautious investors may prefer more defensive investments such as investment trusts that own real estate. These funds are particularly attractive when their rental income is linked to inflation. Analysts at the broker Numis said they favored Supermarket Income Reit and LXi Reit for this reason. Colette Ord from the broker said: …

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Three quarters of CEOs expect global recession within next 12 to 18 months, survey shows

WILL THIS MAKE IT MORE EXPENSIVE TO BUY A HOME? One of the sectors the Fed has been watching closely is the interest-rate sensitive housing market, where prices have risen 38 percent since the start of the pandemic. The surge has been driven by low borrowing costs, put in place by the Fed to cushion …

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Biggest rise in US interest rates since 1994 turns up heat on Andrew Bailey

Martin Beck, chief adviser to the EY Item Club, said higher US interest rates and the lower pound put more pressure on the Bank of England to accelerate rate rises. He said: “It puts more pressure on them to tighten. But whether they would want to be seen to do that too obviously is another …

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