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Aug 10, 2010
via The Great Debate UK

Sluggish U.S. economy may threaten UK business development

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- Paddy Earnshaw is the Director of Customer Relations at Travelex Global Business Payments. The opinions expressed are his own.-

British importers and exporters’ confidence in the economy leapt in July, as positive economic data fuelled hopes for a return to strong economic growth. According to the Travelex Confidence Index (TCI), which jumped 12 points in July to 116, from 104 in June, strong gains were driven by quarter 2′s GDP figure, as it showed the UK grew at its fastest pace in four years.

May 7, 2010
via The Great Debate UK

Businesses face concerns over a hung parliament

- Paddy Earnshaw is customer director at Travelex business payments. The opinions expressed are his own.-

The fears of many British businesses were confirmed today after the first hung parliament in three decades was declared on Friday.