Taking Stock 

How the game looks at half-time

Taking Stock

How the game looks at half-time

The domestic economy continues to limp along. In the first three months of the year, the UK’s gross domestic product grew 0.2 per cent quarter on quarter, a growth rate that edged up to 0.3 per cent between April and June. That’s weak against an average quarterly growth rate of 0.6 per cent running back to 1955; the same rate managed by the eurozone bloc between April and June.

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