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Consumer Confidence Falls For The Third Consecutive Quarter

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell again in the fourth quarter of 2019 as the lack of an Executive, Brexit and the impact of higher prices negatively impacted how people were feeling, according to analysis published today by Danske Bank. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index fell to 129 in Q4 2019, down from 131 in the third …

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Northern Ireland Economic Growth Likely To Remain Subdued

Andrew Kelly Corporate

The pace of economic growth in Northern Ireland picked up in the second quarter of 2018 but the performance of the economy is likely to remain subdued due to Brexit-related uncertainty and above-target inflation, according to a new report from Danske Bank. In the Bank’s latest Northern Ireland Quarterly Sectoral Forecasts report, Danske Bank projects that the Northern Ireland economy …