State of Play. 28 September 2023

Slow cooked or chargrilled?

Last week represented a tense week for both investors and borrowers. Crucial decisions about interest rates and, probably more importantly, future expectations were articulated by both the Federal Reserve and the Bank of England. With inflation falling more than expected and the economy in the UK slowing, the battle between the ‘hawks’ and the ’doves’ was a close call. What can investors and borrowers expect in the months ahead?

Simon Durling, Santander Asset Management UK’s senior investment specialist shares his thoughts in this week’s State of Play.

SAM UK – State of Play -  28 September 2023