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Monthly Review - October 2018
UK Economic Briefing - October 2018The UK Budget is taking place on 29 October 2018, earlier than usual - to fit between two EU summits.
- Public finances have continued to outperform, for the full year 2017/18 the deficit came in at just under GBP40bn which
is approximately GBP5bn less than what the OBR was expecting six months ago.
- If this recent trend is sustained then estimates show borrowing could come in around £11bn lower than anticipated.