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UK GDP announcement

The first official estimate on how the economy has performed in the three months to the end of September is published today. UK GDP increased by 0.7 % in the second quarter, April to June.

Forecasts for today's figure, covering July to September, are for another decent three months of growth, something in the region of 0.8%, though with significant uncertainty around that.

  • 25 Oct 2013
  • From the section UK