UK economic growth has slowed dramatically, latest survey suggests
September saw the weakest rise in new business since April 2013, as shown on this chart of the report's new business index. Photograph: Markit. The poll of companies in the service sector, which spans finance to restaurants, showed new business was ...
European markets slumped at the open
One bright spot is that mining giant Glencore's collapse on Monday hasn't continued ? it's up by more than 5%, though that only erases a tiny proportion of the company's 29.42% crash. The UK's FTSE 100 is down by 1.02% as of 8:20 a.m. UK time (3:20 a ...