Past Editions

DB0916a UK Manufacturing PMI

According to the August findings of the Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI® survey of purchasing managers in manufacturing, there has been a solid rebound from the…


DB0816c European Economic Sentiment

In August the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) compiled by the European Union decreased marginally in both the eurozone (by 1.0 points to 103.5) and slightly…


Checkpoint: August 2016

What Do We Know? The most catastrophic predicted consequences of the Brexit outcome have not materialised. Sterling has fallen by about 13 per cent. This…


DB0816b UK Services PMI

According to the Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI® survey of purchasing managers there has been a marked contraction of UK activity in the services sectors, the…


DB0816a UK Manufacturing PMI

According to the Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI® survey of purchasing managers in the sector there has been a contraction of UK manufacturing activity, with the…


DB0716b Euro Business Climate Indicator

Following the Brexit referendum, the Business Climate Indicator (BCI) for the euro area compiled by the European Union, has risen marginally (0.17 points to +0.39)….


DB0716a European Economic Sentiment

Following the Brexit referendum, the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) compiled by the European Union, has remained resilient in the euro area, with a marginal rise…


The Europeans and Brexit

The United Kingdom may have voted to leave the European Union but the Brexit vote has made citizens in other countries value the EU more,…


Saturday Sports Desk

It was a crowded room full of expectation at FA HQ as team coach Alfie May took a seat and began to explain the team…


Davis’ Brexit Roadmap

Now that the main UK Government players charged with leading the Brexit negotiations are ensconced in their ministerial offices, emphasis has shifted into charting their possible course….