Deloitte chief economist GDP figures comment
25 October 2017
Commenting on the latest GDP figures, published this morning by the Office for National Statistics, Ian Stewart, chief economist at Deloitte, the business advisory firm, said:
“For weeks the Bank of England has been semaphoring that interest rates are heading up. Today’s growth figures show that, despite the Brexit headwinds, UK growth is good enough to give the Bank the green light for a rate rise next Thursday.”
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