U.K. growth in the third quarter remained unrevised at 0.5%, supported by the rise in government spending and stockbuilding. GDP preliminary figure released today showed that both quarterly and annual readings remained unchanged at 0.5%, in line with both advanced and forecasted readings. On the quarter, government spending advanced 0.9% compared with the previous 1.1%, whereas Inventories soared by 2.9 billion pounds where Stockbuilding was boosted by manufacturing, electricity, gas and water

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