Consumer price inflation slowed to 4.6 per cent in the year to October, lower than forecasts of 4.8 per cent and down from 6.7 per cent in September, fresh data from the Office for National Statistics shows.
The FTSE 100 will open at 8am. Among the companies with reports and trading updates today are Experian, SSE, Reckit, Fuller, Smith & Turner, and Capita. Read the Wednesday 15 November Business Live blog below.
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