28/04/2014- Key Economic Data in the week ahead

Last week’s economic data was very limited but almost universally positive. UK government borrowing fell by 6.4% y/y to £107.7bn in the financial year to April 2014, whilst retail sales ...

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April 28, 2014

22/04/2014- Key Economic Data in the week ahead

Last week’s economic data was broadly positive. The UK headline was that average earnings growth (at +1.7% y/y over the 3 months to February) rose above the rate of inflation ...

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April 22, 2014

14/04/2014- Key Economic Data in the week ahead

Last week’s economic data was very limited, with attention instead falling on the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook. What little data there was saw UK industrial production (+0.9% m/m in ...

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April 14, 2014

07/04/2014- Key Economic Data in the week ahead

Last week’s economic data was broadly neutral. A number of purchasing managers’ indices ticked down slightly, but remain comfortably above the 50 level which separates expansion from contraction. Inflation in ...

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April 7, 2014