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. Leaving the European Union without a deal in place would not spell disaster for the UK economy, according to a free market thinktank advocating trade with the rest of the world over a “hamstrung” deal with Brussels. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Ed Davey, the Liberal Democrat home affairs spokesman, said: “This plan has more holes in it than a colander. The Brexiteers claimed it was worth damaging the UK economy to reclaim control of our borders, now we’re told even this isn’t going to happen. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....uk, Russell Quirk, said: "A year on and in contrast to gloomy predictions, an anticipative Schadenfreude even, we see that, in fact, house prices are nearly five per cent higher annually, with the monthly decline in growth reversing and the market remaining one of the most robust in the world. "The attempt by Osborne, Hammond and many others to talk the puff out of the UK economy and its related housing market, were grossly exaggerated and in fact completely wrong. ... [Read full article on Daily Express ]
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Leaving EU without deal would be no disaster, says thinktank image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 11:01:07 PM
. Leaving the European Union without a deal in place would not spell disaster for the UK economy, according to a free market thinktank advocating trade with the rest of the world over a “hamstrung” deal with Brussels. ...
UK to seek Irish border waivers on customs and food safety after Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 06:27:16 PM
....Ed Davey, the Liberal Democrat home affairs spokesman, said: “This plan has more holes in it than a colander. The Brexiteers claimed it was worth damaging the UK economy to reclaim control of our borders, now we’re told even this isn’t going to happen. ...
REVEALED: House price hotspots - areas where values are BOOMING one year after Brexit vote image
....uk, Russell Quirk, said: "A year on and in contrast to gloomy predictions, an anticipative Schadenfreude even, we see that, in fact, house prices are nearly five per cent higher annually, with the monthly decline in growth reversing and the market remaining one of the most robust in the world. "The attempt by Osborne, Hammond and many others to talk the puff out of the UK economy and its related housing market, were grossly exaggerated and in fact completely wrong. ...
For the first time ever I am defending banks. Here’s why | John Harris image
.... Some relate to the disastrous possibilities of a cliff-edge Brexit, glimpsed this week in the letter written to the House of Commons Treasury select committee by the deputy governor of the Bank of England in charge of the Prudential Regulation Authority, which essentially exists to prevent financial crises. He warned of threats to both the financial sector and the UK economy as a whole, as well as holding out a particularly chilling prospect: that just as personal debt reaches a critical point and warnings of financial fragility are once again heard, British regulators might be prevented from doing their usual work by the new responsibility of regulating the British operations of European companies hitherto overseen by other EU governments. ...
Worldpay takeover deal: not bad, but could have been better | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 06:27:04 PM
.... But that suggests that prospects for replicating the UK model in the US remain strong. Back in the UK, Brexit is panning out as chief executive Nigel Wilson predicted, with minimal effect on the business despite “some structural weakness in the UK economy”. ...
Alistair Darling: 'RBS said it would run out of money in early afternoon' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 07:59:03 AM
....He told the BBC: “I had to go to one of these meetings of European finance ministers, and I was asked to come out and take a call from the then chairman of RBS [Tom McKillop], who said the bank was haemorrhaging money. “Remember this was not only the biggest in the world, it was about the same size as the entire UK economy. ...
Bank of England warns Brexit will put strain on regulatory resources image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of August 2017 11:01:03 PM
....He also outlined the risks contained in the Bank’s half-yearly assessment of financial stability, in which it warned that business conducted in the City could fragment across other financial centres, pushing up the costs to the EU and the UK. It also warned of the risk to the UK economy from potential disruption to trade and the need for banks to be braced for higher bad debt charges if loans turned sour owing to Brexit-related economic turbulence. ...
SHOCK WARNING: Interest rates could soon RISE, Bank of England deputy says image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 4th of August 2017 04:00:00 PM
....Governor Carney suggested the Bank could raise rates next year. Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown said: "The UK economy is faltering and consumer purses are under pressure, so it’s no surprise the Bank of England has decided not to upset the applecart by raising interest rates. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of August 2017 07:53:31 AM
UK economy is about to surge back to life, says leading forecaster image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of August 2017 11:01:30 PM
.... It is expected to present a gloomier outlook for the economy than NIESR after the economy failed to rebound from a weak start to the year. The Bank of England’s governor, Mark Carney, shocked financial markets in June when he warned that continued growth in the UK economy would eventually lead to higher interest rates, but is not expected to say this week that it will come as early as next spring. ...
Eurozone economy grows twice as fast as UK's, figures show image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of August 2017 12:07:04 PM
....Job creation quickened, production picked up and order books improved, according to the poll of purchasing managers at more than 600 industrial companies. Rob Dobson, an economist at the survey’s compilers, IHS Markit, said it showed UK manufacturing – which makes up a tenth of the UK economy – had started the third quarter on a solid footing. ...
Slow economic growth is not the new normal, it's the old norm | Larry Elliott image
....2% a year, in line with the performance of the economy between 1500 and 1820. The underlying performance of the UK economy is probably not quite as bad as that, but the trend has been poor enough for long enough to consider whether the really strong growth in the period after the second world war was the exception. ...
France isn’t heading for a belle époque, but its future looks better than Britain’s image
....But few analysts in the French financial services industry think the surge is more than a cyclical rebound. The return of business confidence follows Macron’s election, the absence of financial disasters inside the EU and the cheap money flowing out of the European Central Bank, which is having the same effect now on France that the Bank of England’s quantitative easing had on the UK economy in 2013. ...
Lloyds takes fresh £1bn hit from PPI compensation claims image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of July 2017 08:29:53 AM
....As a result of a turnaround programme put in place by Horta-Osório, the bank is now focused on the UK and faces questions about its exposure to the economy at a time of Brexit and concerns voiced by officials at the Bank of England about the growth in lending to customers on credit cards and personal loans and to buy cars. But the Lloyds chief executive said he was confident about the UK economy, which he insisted “remains resilient”. ...
The IMF is right to downgrade its forecast for the UK | Larry Elliott and Nils Pratley image
....7% rather than 2%. Although Wednesday’s first estimate of second-quarter growth will show an improvement on the first quarter, it is clear that the UK economy was not going gangbusters in spring either. ...
'Britain is fast becoming the sick man of Europe' – experts debate Brexit data image
....Once again this month, there is only thin economic gruel in the data. The UK economy is continuing to be impacted by the fall in the pound post-Brexit, which has raised import prices, resulting in a temporary rise in inflation. ...
Brexit economy: sterling fall hits public finances and fails to boost trade image
....David Blanchflower, a former member of the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee and professor of economics at Dartmouth College in the US, said: “Once again this month, there is only thin economic gruel in the data. The UK economy is continuing to be impacted by the fall in the pound post-Brexit, which has raised import prices, resulting in a temporary rise in inflation. ...
IMF cuts 2017 growth forecasts for UK and US image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of July 2017 04:45:27 AM
. The International Monetary Fund has cut its growth forecast for the UK economy this year after a weak performance in the first three months of 2017. ...
The cost of living crisis is down to Brexit. The chickens are coming home to roost | David Blanchflower image
....2% in the three months to May 2017 compared with the three months to February 2017. In the first quarter of 2017 the UK economy was the slowest growing economy in the G8 and the EU28. ...
Top firms must publish figures on ethnic diversity, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of July 2017 05:01:11 AM
....5% of the UK population are BAME but they hold just 6% of top management jobs. A government-backed report by businesswoman Ruby McGregor-Smith, published in February, said that £24bn could be added to to UK economy each year if minorities were able to progress through their careers at the same rate as their white counterparts. ...
Carillion has 'no future without rights issue of at least £500m' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of July 2017 06:20:18 AM
....Sam Cullen, an analyst at investment bank Jefferies, said: “Realistically, we see no future for Carillion without a rights issue of at least £500m as we believe the group will find it increasingly difficult to win support services work with the balance sheet in its current state”. The company is an intrinsic part of the UK economy, being one of the major contractors to the Highways Agency and to Network Rail, and is essentially set up around three businesses. ...
Bar and restaurant chains scale back UK expansion as costs rise image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of July 2017 04:52:05 PM
....“There is a real reluctance to increase prices to the consumer for fear of damaging fragile discretionary spend,” Nicholls told the Food and Drink Federation convention at the British Museum in London. “There is a risk that additional costs could hit at a time of great instability hitting eating and drinking out businesses that are crucial to the UK economy and have helped restore prosperity to our town and city centres. ...
Political upheaval will lead to UK economy slowing down, says Moody's image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of July 2017 12:51:23 PM
....Moody’s said the qualms about talks in Brussels and the minority government have increased the UK’s political and financial risks. Analysts at the ratings agency said the UK economy has started to slow and they expect it to weaken considerably throughout the rest of the year, adding that it was unclear if the government could deliver a “reasonably good” Brexit deal. ...
Spending falls at fastest rate for four years as consumers tighten belts image
....“The lack of upward momentum in pay growth, in several economies including the UK and US, has been a central talking point of late as policymakers debate the cause of this and what this implies for the stance of monetary policy,” she said. “In the UK context, we suspect the lack of pay growth will help the MPC [monetary policy committee] delay any normalisation until Brexit uncertainties facing the UK economy have died down. ...
Heathrow hotel operator drafts £6.7bn cheaper third runway plan image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 9th of July 2017 02:42:29 PM
....”. The transport department has claimed Heathrow expansion would be a major boost for the UK economy and jobs, underlining a commitment to keeping the UK “open for business”. ...
What impact is Brexit having on foreign property prices? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 04:49:00 PM
.... . In the immediate aftermath of the vote, the pound nosedived due to the uncertainty over how Brexit would impact the UK economy. ...
UK productivity falls to pre-crisis level image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 02:16:37 PM
....A fall of 0. 5% in the first three months of the year takes the UK economy's ability to create wealth back below the level of 2007. ...
UK services sector growth hits four-month low amid Brexit fears image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 11:39:28 AM
....2%. However, the lack of momentum in output and deteriorating expectations of a business-friendly outcome from the Brexit negotiations means the UK economy could stagnate in the third quarter. ...
How much?? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 10:26:38 PM
....Education services bring in £17. 5bn a year to the UK economy, but what is driving the demand for a British education and why are some parents willing to spend thousands of pounds to secure a "super tutor" for their child?. ...
Household income falling at fastest rate since 1976 as UK savings rates crash image
....The ONS said that during the first three months of 2017, the savings ratio – a measure of how much money individuals are putting away for retirement or a rainy day out of their disposable income – fell below 2% for the first time. But it added that, despite the fall in the savings ratio, individuals also spent less in the shops and on going out, contributing to the sharp slowdown in the UK economy, from 0. ...
Consumer confidence is lowest since Brexit vote aftermath, survey finds image
....”. The UK economy confounded gloomy forecasts for a sharp slowdown after the Brexit vote but lost momentum at the turn of the year. ...
Britons’ disposable income drops 1.4 per cent in first three months of 2017 image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 12:01:00 AM
.... . Despite signs that shoppers are raiding money normally earmarked for their nest eggs in order to keep spending, the statistics agency said the UK economy still only grew by 0. ...
Pound leaps as Carney says growth will be factor in interest rate debate image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 03:15:46 PM
. The governor of the Bank of England has sent the pound higher on the foreign exchanges after he warned that the continued growth in the UK economy would eventually lead to higher interest rates. ...
Uber and the ‘brogrammers’ feel the consequences of changing the world image
....The currency rallied on Wednesday when the Bank’s chief economist, Andy Haldane, usually a nailed-on supporter of low rates, said the time was nearing when he might vote for a rise. Despite agreeing with Carney that the UK economy was entering choppy waters during the Brexit negotiations, he warned that without higher interest rates the Bank would be impotent when the next crash came along. ...
One year on from Brexit vote: business's winners and losers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of June 2017 11:01:08 PM
....“We have spent the last year fighting for the best Brexit deal for working people – one that protects their jobs and their rights at work,” said Frances O’Grady, its general secretary. “A no-deal Brexit would be devastating for jobs and the UK economy – and after the election result, the prime minister has no mandate for it. ...
Bank of England rift as chief economist ponders interest rate rise image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 11:09:59 AM
.... “As and when the MPC begins this process of normalising monetary policy, it will be a sign of the economy itself having begun to normalise. Far from being a cause for concern, starting the process of withdrawing some monetary policy insurance should serve as a signal of the MPC’s confidence in the UK economy’s resilience and in inflation returning sustainably to its 2% target. ...
SFO has clear public interest in pursuing Barclays case | Nils Pratley image
....This argument holds that, whatever went on with the bank and Qatar in 2008, the UK Treasury avoided having to fund another expensive banking bailout, to sit alongside those at Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds TSB. Wasn’t that a useful development? Wasn’t Barclays, by avoiding part-nationalisation, better able to support the UK economy in the post-crisis years? Hasn’t the world moved on? Isn’t Barclays, nine years and three chief executives later, a very different organisation these days?. ...
UK economy will slow amid Brexit talks and pay squeeze, warns CBI image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of June 2017 11:01:49 PM
. Business group the CBI has warned the UK economy will shift down a gear as Brexit talks get under way and households are squeezed by rising prices. ...
UK business groups plead for economy to be put first in Brexit talks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 04:38:33 PM
.... We have come together to urge the government to put the economy first as it prepares to start formal negotiations on the UK’s departure from the EU,” says the statement from the BCC, CBI, manufacturers’ group EEF, the Federation of Small Businesses and the Institute of Directors. “This is a deal that when finally agreed will matter fundamentally for the UK economy, for UK companies and for citizens of the UK. ...
UK attracts record overseas tourists after pound's Brexit slide image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of June 2017 11:47:05 AM
.... While traditional holiday destinations have been affected by the fall in sterling, there was a 9% jump in visits to the countries that joined the EU after 2004, such as Poland, Latvia and Hungary. Tourism is worth £127bn annually to the UK economy, said Visit Britain director Patricia Yates. ...
The eurozone must reform or die | Kenneth Rogoff image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of June 2017 05:00:00 AM
.... For southern Europe as a whole, the single currency has proved to be a golden cage, forcing greater fiscal and monetary rectitude but removing the exchange rate as a critical cushion against unexpected shocks. Part of the reason the UK economy has held up well (so far) since last year’s Brexit referendum is that the pound fell sharply, increasing competitiveness. ...
Bank of England edges closer to increasing UK interest rates image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of June 2017 11:11:41 AM
....The five policymakers voting to leave interest rates on hold at June’s meeting, including the Bank’s governor, Mark Carney, appeared to be more worried about a slowdown in consumer spending as households grapple with rising prices and meagre wage growth. Those factors have dented overall growth and left the UK economy trailing behind the world’s other advanced economies and all its European neighbours in the opening months of 2017. ...
Pay squeeze intensifies as wage growth falls further behind inflation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of June 2017 08:35:03 AM
.... The squeeze is expected to weigh on consumer spending, which has been the key driver of economic growth since the financial crisis. “The UK economy faces a dangerous cocktail of political uncertainty, slowing growth and shrinking real wages,” said Ben Brettell, senior economist, Hargreaves Lansdown. ...
UK employers plan to keep hiring despite Brexit and slow growth image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of June 2017 05:01:47 AM
....A poll of 2,109 employers by recruitment agency ManpowerGroup found that a net balance of 5% were planning to increase staff levels rather than cut them over the July-to-September quarter. That was unchanged from the previous poll three months ago but down slightly from a +7% reading at the end of 2016 when the UK economy was still growing strongly. ...
Moody's warns election result will complicate Brexit talks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 11:01:40 PM
....In Monday’s update, it said recent political developments were “credit negative” given that the government was likely to put plans to cut the deficit on hold. Economic indicators in the months following the referendum suggested businesses and consumers had shrugged off the result and the UK economy was one of the best performers among its peers in 2016. ...
Bosses are right: political uncertainty will damage the economy | Nils Pratley image
. “It is hard to overstate what a dramatic impact the current political uncertainty has on business leaders, and the consequences could – if not addressed immediately – be disastrous for the UK economy,” says Stephen Martin, director general of the Institute of Directors, pointing to a poll of members that showed 57% were quite or very pessimistic about the economy over the next 12 months. ...
Bad EU trade deal 'disastrous' for UK jobs, investment and growth image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 01:07:11 PM
....The study came as the first poll of UK business leaders since the election found a plunge in confidence in the economic outlook and concern over the make up of the government. The survey of almost 700 members of the Institute of Directors found 65% believed uncertainty over the makeup of the government was “a significant concern” for the UK economy. ...
UK household spending falls for first time since 2013 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 04:30:17 AM
....Visa, the credit and debit card processing business, said its vast database of spending patterns shows there was a drop in spending across a broad range of categories last month, including clothing, household goods, food and transport. That chimes with recent signs the UK economy is struggling to eke out growth this year and has fallen behind its peers as the effects of last summer’s Brexit vote start to bite. ...
Clouds gather over UK economy as data points to lacklustre growth image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 03:49:32 PM
....Manufacturing output and broader industrial output made only small gains in April, dashing economists’ forecasts for a rebound for the economy after a slow start to 2017, which has put the UK at the bottom of the European growth league. The figures painted a picture of a “somewhat precarious UK economy”, said Jack Coy at the Centre for Economics and Business Research consultancy. ...
What are the markets telling us about the election? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 11:36:19 AM
....Think of the value of the pound as the UK's share price. When it falls against other currencies, that reflects a lack of confidence in the UK economy by investors around the world. ...
UK industrial output weaker than expected image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 10:05:52 AM
....2%, driven by falls in energy and manufacturing. That backs up the picture of the UK economy losing momentum in the first few months of the year. ...
Pound sinks but FTSE 100 climbs after shock election result image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 08:22:37 AM
. The pound slumped and shares in major banks, housebuilders and construction companies tumbled after the shock election result raised questions over the pace of Brexit talks and prospects for the UK economy. ...
Business and City leaders call for reassurance image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 08:06:32 AM
....Politicians must act fast to reassure businesses in the wake of the election result, according to business leaders. The result is a "serious moment for the UK economy", the CBI business lobby group said, and called for politicians to form a "functioning government". ...
UK economy falls to bottom of EU growth league image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 05:33:45 PM
. The UK economy was the worst performer in the European Union in the opening months of 2017 as the Brexit vote took its toll, according to official statistics that underscore the challenge facing the next British government. ...
Markets edge down as fears surface on size of Tory majority image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 04:46:15 PM
....Marc Ostwald of ADM Investor Services said even if May ends up back in No 10, she has a tough job ahead of her: “Even if a substantially larger majority is achieved, there is little doubt that it will make not an iota of difference to the EU’s stance on Brexit negotiations, though it will heighten the risk that both sides continue to talk at, rather than to each other, and end in a complete breakdown. “There is also little doubt that the UK economy is now facing some significant headwinds, above all consumers that are facing higher inflation, weak wage growth and the pressures associated with a far too rapid pace of credit growth, the more so given an increasingly soggy housing market, above all in the populous south-east. ...
Austerity has strangled the British economy. Only Labour gets this | Joseph Stiglitz image
.... I’ve been impressed with how the party proposes to finance its plans: it’s not on the basis of “magic money”, but on carefully thought-out proposals based on taxing those at the top and ensuring that corporations pay what they should. The evidence shows that these actions will not slow down growth but will help strengthen the UK economy. ...
OECD predicts fastest global growth in six years image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 09:21:03 AM
....Growth continues to fall short of rates seen before the 2008-09 financial crisis. On the UK economy, the OECD said it will slow in the coming years as Brexit uncertainty hampers growth and consumers endure a spending squeeze caused by higher prices and lower wages. ...
China's HNA: The biggest company you've never heard of image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 02:52:26 PM
....One of its major deals last year was to acquire two large buildings in London's Canary Wharf. That deal was shortly before the Brexit vote, but Mr Tan says he continues to see strengths in the UK economy. ...
UK households cut back as Brexit effect on pound hits living costs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 05:01:14 AM
....Uncertainty about the outcome of Thursday’s election was also cited as a factor as the reports showed a drop in retail sales, a slowdown for the vast services sector and a fall in new car sales last month. They provided the latest signs that while manufacturers have picked up steam in recent months, those firms that rely on household spending have struggled, boding ill for the UK economy’s overall prospects this year. ...
EY report: Scottish economy 'stuck in slow lane' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 5th of June 2017 11:23:30 PM
....Scottish Conservative economy spokesman Dean Lockhart said: "This is another damning report that shows just how much harm has been caused by the SNP's handling of our economy. "While the rest of the UK economy grows we are on the verge of a recession, and these figures confirm that we are stuck in the 'slow lane'. ...
Nearly 10 million Britons are in insecure work, says union image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of June 2017 06:01:45 AM
....A year ago, Citizens Advice warned that families were struggling to manage budgets and plan for the future as it estimated that a sixth of workers in England and Wales were insecurely employed. Roache said workers were likely to suffer more if the UK economy slowed further, and the Treasury was being deprived of tax receipts. ...
Manufacturing 'buoyant' but services slow, surveys find image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 4th of June 2017 11:05:12 PM
. The UK economy "regained some momentum" last month but the election and a spending squeeze weighed on the services sector, a survey has found. ...
Disappointing US jobs figures knock markets off peak image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 05:47:06 PM
....25% set by the Bank of England. With only a week to go before the UK election and three weeks before the start of Brexit negotiations, Capital Economics said the FTSE 100 and UK economy were in for a bumpy ride. ...
UK comes bottom of G7 growth league as Canada takes lead image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 04:28:02 PM
....Canada was the final member of the G7 to report its growth figures, which confirmed the UK as officially the joint worst performing member so far this year. The announcement marked a significant decline for the UK economy, which a year ago was outshining Germany, the US and Japan. ...
How has the Brexit vote affected the UK economy? May verdict image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 11:15:32 AM
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UK economy slows more than expected as inflation hits spending image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 09:24:06 AM
. The UK economy slowed even more sharply than first thought in the opening months of this year as rising prices in the wake of the Brexit vote took their toll on consumer spending. ...
UK economic growth estimate revised down image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 08:49:40 AM

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