CITY VIEWS: DO YOU THINK HIGH STREET RETAILERS ARE IN FOR A GOOD 2012?

BABAK SHIRAZI
XL INSURANCE

“If the retail market reacts so that you can get cheap deals in stores there will be an increase, but otherwise people will shop online."

DAVID WYATT
AON

"Things will definitely pick up. People will always spend regardless of recession. A lot of people still go online to compare bargains.”

JOHN PARKIN
KAMES CAPITAL

“No, a lot of people are being very cautious. There may have been sales shopping but people will keep tightening their belts.”