Fiscal policy


What is reflation and how do you trade it?

Reflationary policies seek to pull deflationary economies back into positive territory, but there’s always the risk it could overshoot and lead to long-term inflationary tendencies.


Gerard Lyons sees a U-shape recovery with a pickup in H2

Dr Gerard Lyons, chief economic strategist at Netwealth, told IGTV’s Victoria Scholar the UK economy is likely to pick up in the second half of this year, but won’t reach pre-crisis levels until next year.



Economic stimulus: everything you need to know

Governments and central banks try to intervene when the economy is in trouble and they do this by using economic stimulus. We explain what it is and why it is important to traders and investors.