Rhian Nicholson

UK growth at fastest rate for nine years

GDP growth in the second quarter of the year remained unchanged at 1.2 per cent in its final revision.

This puts it at its fastest rate for nine years following last month's upgrade from 1.1 due to better-than-expected figures from the construction sector.

The week ahead (27/09 - 01/10/10)

The corporate calendar is looking a little bald for the coming week with AGMs from Max Petroleum and Rockhopper likely to steal the spotlight from the retailers reporting results.