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UK Comment — PMIs suggest current business has improved, but outlook uncertain

  1. Composite PMI lifted by services, but lowered by manufacturing and construction in December
  2. Current business provides support, while Brexit-related uncertainty dampens future expectations
  3. PMI suggests GDP growth of around 0.4 percent q-o-q in Q4

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — No new signals from the Bank of England

  1. BoE assessment broadly unchanged
  2. We still think the BoE is too optimistic about GDP and wage growth
  3. We expect the bank rate to remain unchanged at 0.5% over the next two years

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — Preview Bank of England

  1. We expect no change to monetary policy or guidance tomorrow
  2. Economic developments broadly in line with BoE forecast

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — UK labour market numbers mixed

  1. Employment growth weaker, but wage growth a little stronger than expected
  2. Surveys suggest employment growth could strengthen ahead
  3. Labour market numbers broadly in line with the BoE forecast

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — CPI at 3.1 percent in November, in line with the BoE’s forecast

  1. CPI inflation up to 3.1 percent in November, lifted by volatile air fares
  2. Core inflation in line with consensus at 2.7 percent y-o-y
  3. PPIs and GBP exchange rate suggest CPI close to peaking

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

UK Comment — UK Manufacturing PMI indicates strong near-term growth

  1. Manufacturing PMI up to 58.2 in November, the highest reading in four years
  2. Current situation strong with broad-based improvement
  3. Future expectations still subdued

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no