Posts Tagged ‘public sector net debt’

Government Borrowing at Lowest Since 2008

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

In the financial year to May 2017 (April to May 2017), public sector net borrowing (excluding public sector banks) – PSNBex – stood at £16.1 billion (more…)

UK public sector net debt £52.7 Bn higher than a year ago

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Mountain of debt gets a few feet higher for the UK economy

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UK national debt pile gets ever higher

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

National debt increases to £1,536.4 billion, that's equal to 80.5 percent of GDP

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October sees highest UK government borrowing in six years

Friday, November 20th, 2015

UK government borrowed more in October 2015 than in the same month in the last six years

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UK net borrowing continues to fall

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

UK sees smallest September deficit since 2007 with net borrowing down £7.5 billion on same time last year

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CHART OF THE WEEK: Public Sector Finances

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Summary: Public sector finance figures were released at the end of last week, showing that net borrowing had decreased in the financial year 2012/13. The Economic Research Council (ERC) takes a look back at the past forty years of public finances. (more…)

Government debt higher than expected in May

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

According to the latest figures public sector net borrowing, excluding financial interventions (bail-outs), was £17.9 billion. This is nearly 18% higher than it was in May 2011 and higher than the estimated £16-£16.5 billion. (more…)