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UK business conditions in the aftermath of Brexit vote

Hereafter is the Bank of England’s assessment of business conditions in the UK. This update generally covers business conditions in the month preceding the EU referendum, but also provides a summary of intelligence gathered following the vote to leave the EU. 333 more words

Europe

Consumer spending in Saskatchewan up 1% in Q2, but lags national increase of 5.5%

Saskatchewan consumer spending increased less than one per cent in the second quarter, the smallest increase in the country and well below the national average, according to MonerisMetrics, a quarterly survey of consumer spending by Moneris Solutions Corp. 387 more words

Saskatchewan

Brexit Britain shopping: Guess what the latest survey shows?

Some good news that suggests a healthy chunk of shoppers are still willing to spend post-Brexit vote. Retail marketing agency Live & Breathe has found that despite consumer confidence being low, most UK shoppers don’t have any immediate plans to change their spending (including Christmas 2016). 619 more words

Retail

UK store footfall: The news gets worse

More figures about the state of UK retailing in June.  More to get depressed about. Springboard has just released its June footfall figures and they show overall visitor traffic falling 2.8%. 265 more words

Retail

Spring Employment Surges

Popular Economics Weekly

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 287,000 in June, and the unemployment rate rose to 4.9 percent, said the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics… 549 more words

Weekly Financial News

Ever maxed out your card? How quickly?

Have you ever maxed out a credit card?

I have shared in my book, Everyday Money for Everyday People, and often in my workshops, that I learned about credit cards the hard way. 153 more words

Everyday Money

UK consumer spending down in June - or was it up? Confused? Read on...

Asos may be powering ahead despite the Brexit vote, as its latest sales figures showed today. But it doesn’t look like many of its UK fashion retail peers are, or does it? 485 more words

Retail