Optimism dips at British services companies

Optimism dips at British services companies

Optimism across the UK services sector went down for the last three months to August, and British companies perceived the pinch from ascending costs notwithstanding fresh business mostly held up, as an industry poll revealed on Tuesday.

The Confederation of British Industry's quarterly informed that the services sector, producing the vast bulk of economic output in Great Britain, demonstrated that confidence dipped in both consumer and business sectors.

The previous week official data showed Britain's economy faced weakness on all fronts for the three months to June. Shoppers were definitely affected by the pound's dip, exports unable to fill the gap as well as business investment suppressed by Brexit uncertainty.

While the overall volume of activity at business as well as professional services companies strengthened to its highest value since May last year for the last three months to August, it slumped in consumer services companies.


Latest news

Deposit with your local payment systems

Learn more

Data collection notice

FBS maintains a record of your data to run this website. By pressing the “Accept” button, you agree to our Privacy policy.


A manager will call you shortly.

Change number

Your request is accepted.

A manager will call you shortly.

Next callback request for this phone number
will be available in 00:30:00

If you have an urgent issue please contact us via
Live chat

Internal error. Please try again later

Don’t waste your time – keep track of how NFP affects the US dollar and profit!

Beginner Forex book

Beginner Forex book will guide you through the world of trading.

Beginner Forex book

The most important things to start trading
Enter your e-mail, and we will send you a free Beginner Forex book

Thank you!

We've emailed a special link to your e-mail.
Click the link to confirm your address and get Beginner Forex book for free.

You are using an older version of your browser.

Update it to the latest version or try another one for a safer, more comfortable and productive trading experience.

Safari Chrome Firefox Opera