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San Francisco Chronicle
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak 1.2% pace seen in the second quarter," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at Markit, in the release. Services contribute to most of the US economy's growth... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak 1.2% pace seen in the second quarter," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at Markit, in the release. Services contribute to most of the US economy's growth... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
suggests GDP growth is failing to accelerate in the third quarter from the weak 1.2% pace seen in the second quarter," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at Markit, in the release. Services contribute to most of the US economy's growth... Read more
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6d
Zero Hedge
Services PMI Tumbles To 6-Month Lows: "GDP Growth Is Failing To Accelerate In Q3"pace seen in the second quarter." "but but but , the Services economy will sav
Services PMI Tumbles To 6-Month Lows: "GDP Growth Is Failing To Accelerate In Q3"
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
pace seen in the second quarter." "but but but , the Services economy will save us..." Commenting on the flash PMI data, Chris Williamson, Chief Business Economist at Markit said: “The ongoing lacklustre economic growth signalled by the flash... Read more
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7d
Sky News Australia
Eurozone business steady despite Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business steady despite Brexit
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
EuroNews
No Brexit vote effect on stable eurozone business activitycountries using the euro edged up to a seven-month high of 53.3 from July’s 53.
No Brexit vote effect on stable eurozone business activity
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
countries using the euro edged up to a seven-month high of 53.3 from July’s 53.2. Any reading above 50 indicates growth. Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit which carries out the PMI surveys, said there are “no signs of the recovery being... Read more
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News.com.au
Eurozone business steady despite Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business steady despite Brexit
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by `Brexit' uncertainty,'' said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
Hawaii News Now
Eurozone business resilient in face of Brexit uncertaintieson a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business resilient in face of Brexit uncertainties
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Eurozone business resilient in face of Brexit uncertaintieson a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business resilient in face of Brexit uncertainties
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
Market Watch
Markit flash U.S. factory PMI softens in Augustis enjoying its best growth so far this year in the third quarter, and should h
Markit flash U.S. factory PMI softens in August
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
is enjoying its best growth so far this year in the third quarter, and should help drive stronger GDP growth,” said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. While output showed a solid increase in August, slower growth in... Read more
8d
Business Standard India
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit: Surveyare compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy i
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit: Survey
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
are compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy is expanding. Markit Chief Economist Chris Williamson said the eurozone economy "remains on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the... Read more
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8d
Business Insider
American manufacturing grew in August, but flashed a 'warning light'the August reading is less worrying given the strong number the month prior, sa
American manufacturing grew in August, but flashed a 'warning light'
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
the August reading is less worrying given the strong number the month prior, said Markit Chief Business Economist Chris Williamson, but the new report was nonetheless "disappointment." One of the weakest points of the report, according to... Read more
8d
Zero Hedge
US Manufacturing Flashes "Warning Light" As New Orders, Employment Tumblefrom 52.9 to 52.1 as the 2 month hope-fueled bounce has faded... Renaissance o
US Manufacturing Flashes "Warning Light" As New Orders, Employment Tumble
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
from 52.9 to 52.1 as the 2 month hope-fueled bounce has faded... Renaissance over... Commenting on the flash PMI data, Chris Williamson, Chief Business Economist at IHS Markit said: “The August drop in the PMI is a disappointment but less... Read more
8d
MyMotherLode.com
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
The Irish Times
European economy shrugs off Brexit votethe average of the first half of the year.There are “no signs of the recovery b
European economy shrugs off Brexit vote
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
the average of the first half of the year.There are “no signs of the recovery being derailed by Brexit uncertainty,” said Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit in London. While the PMI will “add to the belief” that the European Central Bank... Read more
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8d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
WBOC Salisbury
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Survey: Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexitare compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy i
Survey: Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
are compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy is expanding. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson said the eurozone economy "remains on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the... Read more
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8d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
The Economic Times
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit: Surveyare compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy i
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit: Survey
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
are compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy is expanding. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson said the eurozone economy "remains on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the... Read more
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8d
Channel NewsAsia
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexitare compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy i
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
are compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy is expanding. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson said the eurozone economy "remains on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the... Read more
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8d
Hawaii News Now
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexiton a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by 'Brexit' uncertainty," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. The details of the survey, which is based on the response of... Read more
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8d
Market Watch
Eurozone economic recovery picking up despite Brexit, PMIs showon a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery bei
Eurozone economic recovery picking up despite Brexit, PMIs show
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the recovery being derailed by Brexit uncertainty,” said Chris Williamson, IHS Markit’s chief business economist. The surveys suggest the recovery is likely to continue over coming... Read more
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8d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit, survey showsare compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy i
Eurozone business activity strong despite Brexit, survey shows
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
are compiled and released. Any reading above 50 points indicates the economy is expanding. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson said the eurozone economy "remains on a steady growth path in the third quarter, with no signs of the... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Euro zone business growth stable in August; no Brexit hit yetit is moving in a positive direction. It looks cautiously optimistic for the re
Euro zone business growth stable in August; no Brexit hit yet
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
it is moving in a positive direction. It looks cautiously optimistic for the region in the face of the Brexit threat," said Chris Williamson, Markit's chief economist. Markit's flash composite Purchasing Managers' Index edged up to a seven-month... Read more
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20d
The Globe and Mail
‘Brexit means Brexit,’ but what does that mean for Canadian companies?slumping at the fastest rate since the height of the global financial crisis in
‘Brexit means Brexit,’ but what does that mean for Canadian companies?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
slumping at the fastest rate since the height of the global financial crisis in early 2009,” Markit’s chief economist Chris Williamson said. “The downturn … was most commonly attributed in one way or another to Brexit,” he added. In its July... Read more
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TheBull
Strong US July jobs numbers a likely boost for Clintonof unemployment at 4.9 percent amid an increase in the number of people enterin
Strong US July jobs numbers a likely boost for Clinton
TheBull / Posted 23 days ago
of unemployment at 4.9 percent amid an increase in the number of people entering the labor market looking for work," said Chris Williamson of IHS Markit. "Adding to the good news was an improvement in pay growth. Average hourly earnings rose 0.3... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sharp jump in US employment boosts prospect of rate riseagainst a backdrop of weak output growth, suggesting productivity and profit ma
Sharp jump in US employment boosts prospect of rate rise
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
against a backdrop of weak output growth, suggesting productivity and profit margins are likely to be suffering,” said Chris Williamson, an economist at IHS Markit. “The strong employment reports in the past two months increase the motivation... Read more
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26d
Market Watch
Fed rate hike more a question of “when” than “if” after July jobs reportproductivity, as well as uncertainty created by the presidential election, sugg
Fed rate hike more a question of “when” than “if” after July jobs report
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
productivity, as well as uncertainty created by the presidential election, suggests that any tightening of policy will be delayed until December,” said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit. More from MarketWatch Related... Read more
26d
heraldscotland
Business leaders cast doubt on stimulus impacteconomy will be a restoration of confidence and greater clarity around the term
Business leaders cast doubt on stimulus impact
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
economy will be a restoration of confidence and greater clarity around the terms of the UK’s exit from the EU.” Economist Chris Williamson of Markit, which compiles surveys for the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, argued that “there... Read more
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27d
USA Today
Bank of England expected to offset Brexit hitlevel since February 2009. The weak data “increased the chances of the U.K. sl
Bank of England expected to offset Brexit hit
USA Today / Posted 27 days ago
level since February 2009. The weak data “increased the chances of the U.K. sliding into at least a mild recession,” Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, said in a press release. In an effort to soften the economic blow, the BoE is... Read more
27d
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25%fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25%
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result “undoubtedly” raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
The Irish Times
Bank of England expected to cut interest rates to record lowrates to their current level of 0.5 per cent. With private sector services exp
Bank of England expected to cut interest rates to record low
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
rates to their current level of 0.5 per cent. With private sector services experiencing an especially sharp decline, Chris Williamson, Markit’s chief economist, said the bank is all but certain to cut rates to 0.25 per cent. “The PMI is... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bank of England expected to cut interest ratesrates to their current level of 0.5 per cent. With private sector services exp
Bank of England expected to cut interest rates
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
rates to their current level of 0.5 per cent. With private sector services experiencing an especially sharp decline, Chris Williamson, Markit’s chief economist, said the bank is all but certain to cut rates to 0.25 per cent. “The PMI is... Read more
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27d
Times of Malta
UK economy contracting at fastest rate since 2009a sharp hit to business activity from June’s European Union vote, just as a one
UK economy contracting at fastest rate since 2009
Times of Malta / Posted 27 days ago
a sharp hit to business activity from June’s European Union vote, just as a one-off preliminary PMI did two weeks ago. Chris Williamson, Markit’s chief economist, said the numbers pointed to Britain’s economy shrinking by 0.4 per cent in the... Read more
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27d
SKY News
Interest Rates Set To Be Cut To All-Time Lowfall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Interest Rates Set To Be Cut To All-Time Low
SKY News / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" increased the risk of a mild recession - defined as two successive quarters... Read more
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27d
Wandsworth Guardian
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
Croydon Guardian
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Croydon Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
Northern Echo
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Northern Echo / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
West Moreland Gazette
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
Kingston Guardian
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Kingston Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
Streatham Guardian
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Streatham Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
This is West Country
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
This is West Country / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
Bolton News
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Bolton News / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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27d
heraldscotland
Fears of recession mount, rate cut expected, as post-Brexit plunge in services sector confirmedChris Williamson, chief economist at CIPS survey compiler Markit, said that at
Fears of recession mount, rate cut expected, as post-Brexit plunge in services sector confirmed
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
Chris Williamson, chief economist at CIPS survey compiler Markit, said that at least a quarter-point cut in UK base rates from their record low of 0.5 per cent seemed to be a “foregone conclusion” at today’s meeting of the Bank of England’s Monetary... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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Bury Times
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25
Bury Times / Posted 28 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25%fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in
Bank of England poised to cut interest rates to 0.25%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
fall in activity on record. The all-sector PMI suggested a 0.4% fall in GDP in the third quarter. Markit chief economist Chris Williamson warned the result "undoubtedly" raised the risk of a mild technical recession - two quarters in a row of... Read more
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