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The UK labour market faces a rockier period, with unemployment expected to rise.
Quarterly UK Forecast
A revival in the UK’s overseas markets will help the economy move from consumer spending towards trade, and help smooth Brexit's impact on GDP.
Bi-annual Financial Services Forecast
Financial Services sector looks set for long-term growth, despite Brexit uncertainty.
Region and City Forecast
The latest UK economic forecast which examines the current economic trends and outlook for the next three years in 12 regions and 30 cities across the UK.
Slower economic growth expected for Scotland over the next couple of years.