Tuesday, 7 April 2015

UK ‘all-sector’ PMI hits seven-month high in March

The UK economy moved up a gear in March, recording the strongest pace of growth since last August. The three PMI surveys collectively indicate that the economy grew by 0.7% in the first quarter, reviving from the slowdown seen late last year. Revised official data showed the economy to have grown 0.6% in the final three months of last year, down from 0.9% at the start of the year.