The Caithness Business Index has posted the following article:

Public Sector Finances, UK - August 2023 - Highest August Borrowing Since Monthly Records Began In 1993

[IMG][/IMG] Public sector net borrowing excluding public sector banks (PSNB ex) in August 2023 was 11.6 billion, 3.5 billion more than in August 2022 and the fourth highest August borrowing since monthly records began in 1993. PSNB ex in the financial year to August 2023 was 69.6 billion, 19.3 billion more than in the same five-month period last year but 11.4 billion less than the 81.0 billion forecast by the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR). [Read Full Article]