non profit org jobs Frances O 'grady, chief secretary of the UK federation of industry and industry, said: "this suggests that brexit uncertainty has damaged the household budget. Work and living standards must be a priority in determining the best choice for brexit. The government should maintain a single market membership at the negotiating table. " Brexit offers a chance to "reshape the structure of the UK economy", but the impact of regulatory barriers could hurt carmakers and the financial sector. Abn amro believes that after a strong 2017, precious metals will face many headwinds at the start of 2018. The bank said rising dollar and bond yields would put downward pressure on gold and silver prices in 2018. Gold is expected to trade between $1,200 / $1,250 an ounce next year.