HAMISH MCRAE: We have reason to stay bullish

[ad_1] About time too! On Friday the FTSE 100 index at last pushed back up through the 7,000 mark. That sounds great until you recall that it started last year above 7,600, and that its peak back on May 22, 2018 was

HAMISH MCRAE: Time to reflect as world reopens

[ad_1] This Eastertide is not yet as joyful as we all hoped it would be even a few weeks ago, and the past year has been joyless indeed.  The lockdown may be easing, but achingly slowly. However, Easter is a time for

HAMISH MCRAE: UK is poised to prove its worth

[ad_1] It is just over a year since share prices hit rock bottom – and what an astounding year it has been. If you managed to keep your head last March when the FTSE100 index dipped below 5200, its close on Friday

HAMISH MCRAE: Road to recovery starts here

[ad_1] HAMISH MCRAE: Governments can clamp economy down for a while, but have no control over how consumers will behave when clamps come off By Hamish Mcrae, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 17:51 EDT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 10:49 EDT, 21