Economics Weekly By Lloyds TSB

Data released by the ONS last week showed that UK Q3 GDP growth was revised up from a drop of 0.4% in the first estimate to -0.3% in the second. UK Q3 GDP breakdown raises concerns over rebalancing Data released […]

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Economics Weekly by Lloyds TSB

Each year, in the August Inflation Report, the Bank of England reviews the accuracy of the inflation forecasts made by the UK Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). Assessing the

Financial Markets Review by Lloyds TSB

Sterling has been one of the weakest currencies this week, with only the Canadian dollar underperforming in the G-10 currency space. Pound falls sharply on BoE Governor King’s

Economics Weekly by Lloyds TSB

Not only is the UK economy in recession but there are few signs thatthe situation is improving. Final estimates for Q4 2008 show thatoutput fell by 1.6% in

Financial Markets Review by Lloyds TSB

The first ‘failed’ UK bond auction for seven years dented sterling and pushed gilt yields higher as investors worried about the UK’s large financing requirement. Failed UK bond auction

Weekly Financial Markets Review by Lloyds TSB

News that the UK economy contracted in Q3 for the first time since 1992 and the warning by BoE governor King that the economy is now 'entering a