The latest PMI highlights many noteworthy trends on the local, national and global economies from February 2017. This slide pack explores them in more detail. Continue reading
The latest PMI highlights many noteworthy trends on the local, national and global economy from January 2017. This slide pack explores them in more detail. Continue reading
The latest PMIs highlight some notworthy trends on the local, national and global economy, and this slide pack explores them in more detail. Continue reading
Slide pack for the Ulster Bank Northern Ireland PMI, October 2016, including analysis of global, Eurozone, UK, UK Regions, NI and Republic of Ireland economic performance by sector.
These are the slides from a presentation to the Personal Finance Society’s Continue reading
2015 and 2016 have certainly been the year of the consumer. Low or no inflation coupled with notable wage growth and favourable tax changes (e.g. raising the personal allowance income tax threshold) have all boosted disposable incomes. Continue reading
Includes analysis of Global, Eurozone, UK, UK Regions, NI & Republic of Ireland economic performance by sector.
Read more about the March PMI here.
What a difference a year makes. As you will see in this presentation – delivered to members of the Guild of Agricultural Journalists – there have been some big economic changes in the past year, and many of them have not favoured the agri-food industry. The presentation also touches on the latest Ulster Bank Ulster Fry Index, which you can read more about here.
Today sees the release of January data from the Ulster Bank Northern Ireland PMI®. The latest report – produced for Ulster Bank by Markit – pointed to faster rates of growth for output, new orders and employment in the Northern Ireland private sector, with activity increasing at the sharpest pace since September 2014. Meanwhile, the rate of cost inflation remained marked but firms were only able to increase their output prices at a marginal pace.
The Ulster Bank Northern Ireland PMI for December is released today. Here is a snapshot of the findings. You can download the full report at the end of this post.