Daily Forex News

Daily forex news and updates. Currencies, Stocks, Commodities, Market Indices. Latest forex market news and analysis

UK Unemployment rate unchanged – Feb’14

UK Claimant Count Change - Economic Indicator
The monthly unemployment data from the UK was released by the ONS earlier today. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7.2% while the claimant count changed continued to improve, ...
Continue Reading →

Fourth Quarter Unemployment in the UK rises to 7.2%

The fourth quarter unemployment rate, ending December’13 missed estimates, coming out softly lower at 7.2% against median estimates of 7.1%. The claimant count change, the number ...
Continue Reading →

UK Inflation drops to 1.9%

GDP Data - UK
The UK’s annual inflation slowed to 1.9%, the lowest since October 2009. Drop in prices of furniture, alcohol and tobacco and recreation and culture were the primary drivers, ...
Continue Reading →

UK PMI indices drop in January but signals expansion

With the PMI data for the month of January behind us, it is worth taking a look into the UK’s economic indicators which tend to impact not just the GDP but also the unemployment ...
Continue Reading →

UK December Jobless rate drops to 7.1%

Unemployment rate in the UK for December 2013 improved to 7.1% v/s estimates of 7.3%, while the claimant count change came in below expectations at -24k v/s -33.8k. The reading comes ...
Continue Reading →

Services PMI eases to 58.8 in December 2013

Britain’s services sector PMI eased to a 6-month low in December 2013 with the headline reading coming in at 58.8, down from November’s 60 and well below market consensus. ...
Continue Reading →

British Manufacturing PMI slows down in December

Markit’s latest manufacturing PMI data for Britain came in lower at 57.3 against the market estimates of 58.4. Data released from Markit showed the UK’s manufacturing sector ...
Continue Reading →

UK Q3 GDP unchanged. Yearly GDP Revised to 1.9%

Third quarter GDP revision for the UK came in unchanged at 0.8% while the economic growth between the periods of Q3 2012 through Q3 2013 saw an upward revision to 1.9%, by 0.4 points. ...
Continue Reading →