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March 2015

France cuts deficit target

France cut its budget deficit target for 2015 and announced that this year’s economic growth could beat the government’s 1% forecast, as the country posted a smaller than expected fiscal gap for 2014. Statistics office INSEE announced that…

UK on cusp of deflation

The UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) today announced that UK consumer price inflation has hit its lowest point since the early 1960's. After a 0.3% reading in January, annual inflation fell further to 0.0% in February. According to…

FTSE 100 breaks 7,000 level

London’s FTSE 100 broke through the 7,000 level for the first time in its history on March 20, 2015. A small increase in the price of oil, signs of a solution to the Greek debt crisis and investor hopes that interest rates in the UK and US…