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BCC Monthly Economic Review – March 2017

Posted on Monday, March 6th, 2017

Monthly headlines: UK GDP growth for Q4 upgraded to 0.7%, but growth for 2016 revised down to 4-year low UK retail sales weakens further as inflation continues to rise and earnings growth slows German GDP growth picks-up in Q4 as Greece’s economy shrinks The second official estimate for Q4 2016 UK economic growth (GDP) stood…

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Monthly Economic Review- February 2017

Posted on Friday, February 10th, 2017

Monthly Economic Review- February 2017 This month’s headlines: -UK economy grew by 0.6% in Q4 2016 with services dominating GDP growth. -Falling value of sterling feeding through into higher inflation and squeezing real earnings. -GDP growth in the world’s two largest economies – USA and China – slowed in 2016. The next BCC Monthly Economic…

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Monthly Economic Review for January 2017

Posted on Monday, January 9th, 2017

Monthly headlines: Q3 UK GDP growth revised up and latest QES points to solid growth in Q4 Higher inflation and uncertainty over Brexit likely to weigh on UK’s growth prospects US Federal Reserve raises interest rates and further rises are likely in the coming months UK growth revised up in Q3… The third official estimate…

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Quarterly Economic Survey – Latest Findings Q4 2016

Posted on Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Kent Invicta is one of six Chambers in the South East that are accredited by British Chambers of Commerce. It regularly contributes about 30% of the South East’s responses to the Quarterly Economic Survey, the largest UK survey of its kind, which is administered on behalf of the BCC by every accredited Chamber. The actual…

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Message from Counter Terrorism Security Advisors

Posted on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

This morning we received this message from the Counter Terrorism Security Advisors following the tragic events in Berlin and wanted to share this. ‘After the tragic events in Berlin, may I remind you to continue to be vigilant and report suspicious activity via 101, 999 or the anti terrorist hotline on 0800 789321 For those…

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Monthly Economic Review for December 2016

Posted on Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

December Monthly headlines: Q3 UK GDP growth unrevised with business investment supporting growth in the quarter OBR downgrades its economic and fiscal outlook for the UK US GDP growth revised up, but the pick-up in Indian GDP growth unlikely to be sustained UK growth unrevised in Q3… The second official estimate of economic growth (GDP)…

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Monthly Economic Review for November 2016

Posted on Friday, November 11th, 2016

November Monthly Economic Review UK economy grew by 0.5% in Q3… The first official estimate of UK GDP put growth in the third quarter at 0.5%, slower than the growth of 0.7% recorded in the previous quarter…. Monthly headlines: -UK economy continues to grow at a moderate pace, but growth remains reliant on services -The…

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Quarterly Economic Survey – Latest Findings Q3 2016

Posted on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Quarterly Economic Survey Latest Findings – Q3 2016 Kent Invicta is one of six Chambers in the South East that are accredited by British Chambers of Commerce. It regularly contributes about 30% of the South East’s responses to the Quarterly Economic Survey, the largest UK survey of its kind, which is administered on behalf of…

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Monthly Economic Review October 2016

Posted on Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Monthly Economic Review October 2016 UK economic growth revised up to 0.7%… The third official estimate of economic growth (GDP) revealed that the UK economy grew by 0.7% (see Chart 1) in Q2 2016, up from the previous estimate of 0.6%. The upward revision was mainly driven by service sector output rising by 0.6% in…

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Monthly Economic Review September 2016

Posted on Friday, September 30th, 2016

Monthly Economic Review September 2016 UK GDP growth in Q2 unrevised at 0.6%… The second official estimate for Q2 2016 growth in UK GDP was unrevised at 0.6%, compared to the 0.4% rise in Q1. This is the 14th consecutive quarter of positive growth (see Chart 1). The UK economy grew by 2.2% in Q2…

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