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Inflation dips below the Bank of England’s target

UK inflation fell below 2% for the first time in two years.  January 2019 saw the lowest level of inflation since January 2017, with the rate recorded at 1.8%. The data was slightly better than had been expected, with the CPI rate falling to below the Bank of England’s 2% target for the first time […]

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The rise and rise of UK dividends

Dividend payments from UK companies in 2018 once again outpaced annual inflation.   Your income could have increased by more than double the rate of CPI inflation in 2018. Link Asset Services, a leading share registrar, reported a 5.1% growth in total dividend payments of UK companies last year. Their January dividend monitor showed that […]

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