Rebalancing the economy

  • Share

The UK is showing strong signs of recovery from the recent recession and holds the number one position in Europe for Foreign Direct Investment. Our 2014 UK Attractiveness Survey tells a compelling story of growth, but raises issues around the concentration of investment in London, with our regions showing slower signs of recovery. At EY, we are committed to understanding the reasons behind this and to start looking at ways in which the UK can effectively ‘rebalance its economy'. We believe that now is the time to consider the manufacturing opportunity.


UK

EY ITEM Club: Winter Forecast 2015-16

EY ITEM Club Winter Forecast 2015-16

Consumer spending will continue to drive GDP growth, but growth to slow from 2017.

Read more

Rebalancing: UK region and city economic forecast

EY - Rebalancing: UK region and city economic forecast

The Northern Powerhouse needs time to realise its potential, says our latest report.

Read more

EY ITEM Club: Special Report on Business Investment

EY - London skyline with crane

The UK economy will avoid the threat of stagnation, with business investment levels to reach a record high.

Read more

Supporting fast growth businesses and entrepreneurship in London

EY - London skyline and River Thames

London is a global business hub. Find out how we bring our experience of the city and its issues together with specific industry knowledge to support London businesses.

UK Attractiveness Survey

Once again, the UK turned in an outstanding performance attracting Foreign Direct Investment: a record 887 projects in 2014 – up 11% on 2013 – increased European market share, and 31,198 new jobs.

Read more

EY ITEM Club: Outlook for Financial Services Summer 2015

EY ITEM Club: Outlook for Financial Services Summer 2015

The UK is seeing encouraging economic growth, but changes announced in the Summer Budget present both challenges and opportunities for financial services.

Read more

UK Profit Warnings: Q4 2015

EY - UK Profit Warnings

100 warnings were issued in Q4 – the highest quarterly total since 2009.

Read more

Scotland

EY Scottish ITEM Club Forecast 2016

EY Scottish ITEM Club Forecast 2016

Scotland’s economic growth needs to find a better balance.

Read more

Scotland’s Changing Landscape

Change is coming to Scotland, and it is imperative Scottish businesses are ready to respond.

Read more

Scotland Attractiveness Survey

In 2014 Scotland secured its third best year on record for Foreign Direct Investment.

Read more