Day: 19 December 2018

3 retail trends to look out for on the high street in 2019

3 retail trends to look out for on the high street in 2019

Despite the 3.2% decline in footfall in November—the lowest November shopping figures since 2008—t’s not all doom and gloom for the British highstreet. Brands are constantly evolving the retail experience in order to attract consumers and entice shoppers back to their stores, and there promises to be some very exciting ...

Investment Companies Roundup – December 2018

Investment Companies Roundup – December 2018

QuotedData’s investment companies roundup – December 2018 is our latest roundup of news; price, NAV and discount movements; flows in and out of the sector and report on full year dividends announced over the month of November 2018. Kindly sponsored by Baillie Gifford. Read more Extract from ‘winners and losers’ The Californian wildfires took ...

Economic & Political Macro Roundup – December 2018

Economic & Political Macro Roundup – December 2018

QuotedData’s economic roundup – December 2018 is a collation of recent insights on markets and economies taken from the comments made by chairmen and investment managers of investment companies – have a read and make your own minds up. Please remember that nothing in this note is designed to encourage you ...

Is it the end of consumerism?

Is it the end of consumerism?

Coming at the end of a dire year for UK retailers, the severe profit warning issued by ASOS a week before Christmas, on downgrading its sales growth target from 25 to 15%, has shocked the market. Could this be the end of consumerism? Despite the cash-flow troubles experienced by many ...

Theresa May calls General Election due to Brexit opposition

We are living under a Brexit dictatorship

The Tories have laid siege on British democracy this month as they prepare to bulldozer through a divorce at all costs. With less than 100 days to go until the UK leaves the European Union the systems and processes that have governed a supposedly free country have been disregarded as ...

New app lets drivers locate and be guided to their parked car

New app lets drivers locate and be guided to their parked car

A new app has been launched that helps drivers locate and be guided to their parked car. The high tech system, dubbed Door to Door Navigation, has been released after new research found Brits spend an accumulated 35 million hours a year looking for their parked car. A survey of 2,000 ...

5 Things You Should Do After a Shopping Center Accident

5 Things You Should Do After a Shopping Center Accident

If you have been injured in an accident at a shopping mall, there are a series of steps you should take no matter what the circumstances. If you follow these steps and it is then found that the mall, or the corporation that owns the mall, is responsible for your ...