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The economy looks as glum as the weather.

MORGAN STANLEY: Get used to a ‘new normal’ of weaker UK growth thanks to Brexit

Economists at the bank say growth has been hit by weaker domestic demand that looks set in for the long haul once the UK formally leaves the EU.
Brexit is causing confusion among investors.

Brexit is now such a headache that the UK is ‘uninvestable,’ according to one of Wall Street’s best respected research houses

"With UK politics in the midst of Brexit turmoil what are investors meant to do?" — Bernstein's Inigo Fraser-Jenkins and his team asked in a note.

Here’s everything that was announced in the Budget — and how it will affect Britain’s households

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his budget on Monday afternoon. Here's what you need to know.

UK inflation drops sharply and unexpectedly as Brexit price squeeze slows down

Consumer price inflation (CPI), the most watched measure of UK inflation, feel to 2.4% in September, down from 2.7% in the previous month.
A woman holds a Union flag umbrella in front of the Big Ben clock tower (R) and the Houses of Parliament in London October 4, 2014.

It looks like the UK has bounced back from its economic slump — but it is still headed for its worst year since the financial crisis

The British economy may finally have gotten itself out of the deep rut it entered at the end of 2017, but it still looks to be headed for its worst year since the financial crisis in terms of pure economic growth.

Britain could be forced to increase government spending in a no-deal Brexit, IMF says

In a report released ahead of the IMF's annual conference, this year held on the Indonesian island of Bali, the fund said that "the pace of fiscal consolidation can be eased if risks materialise and growth slows sharply."

The Brexit price squeeze is back as UK inflation unexpectedly jumps for a 2nd month

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said on Wednesday that consumer price inflation (CPI), the most watched measure of UK inflation, increased to 2.7% in August, up from 2.5% in the previous month.

Britain’s economy is entering a ‘new era’ — and it has nothing to do with Brexit

In the 816 days since Britain voted to leave the European Union, Brexit has been pretty much the only game in town for watchers of the the UK economy. Away from the UK's exit from the EU, however, a worrying new dynamic is forming.
Bad weather ahead for the UK economy?

Britain’s economy is entering a ‘new era’ — and it has nothing to do with Brexit

In the 816 days since Britain voted to leave the European Union, Brexit has been pretty much the only game in town for watchers of the the UK economy. Away from the UK's exit from the EU, however, a worrying new dynamic is forming.

Bank of England leaves rates on hold

The Bank of England will shortly announce the latest decisions taken by its rate setting Monetary Policy Committee, with interest rates universally expected to remain on hold.