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EY have been sole sponsors of the ITEM Club for 25 years. It is the only non-governmental forecasting group to use HM Treasury's model of the UK economy. Our reports provide a detailed economic analysis and forecast of economic activity for the period ahead. They are independent of any political, economic or business bias.

Mark Gregory, Our Chief Economist, provides the business implications of these macro-economic forecasts. Our team includes around 40 economists, and we are well-placed to help you understand the implications of economic change for your business.


EY ITEM Club comments on Summer Budget

A more gradual path to prudence – EY ITEM Club comments on Summer Budget


Quarterly UK Forecast

EY ITEM Club Summer Forecast 2015

Summer 2015

Will businesses pick up the Chancellor’s gauntlet?


Special reports

EY ITEM Club Summer Budget Preview

EY ITEM Club Summer Budget Preview

EY ITEM Club’s Summer Budget preview says the Chancellor’s new fiscal rule, expected to be announced alongside the Summer Budget, could hit economic growth.


Quarterly Financial Services Forecast

EY ITEM Club Outlook for Financial Services Spring 2015

Spring 2015

The UK economic outlook is positive. GDP is rising, business investment strong, and export performance expected to improve. What does this mean for FS in 2015?


Scotland Forecasts

EY Scottish ITEM Club Summer Update 2015

Summer Update 2015

Scotland’s economy off to a slow start in 2015, but solid prospects for the rest of the year.