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These are the official sources for UK data and reports that drives Forex changes day to day.

The ONS takes the lion’s share of statistics and data in the UK.

Organisation Notes Key Releases Website
Bank of England Central Bank Interest Rates, MPC Minutes/Statement, Inflation Report, QE (Asset Purchase Facility), Mortgage Approvals, Money Supply, Net Lending to Individuals, Consumer Credit
Office for National Statistics (ONS) Government GDP, Inflation (Consumer, Producer), Current Account, Industrial Production, Manufacturing Production, Trade Balance, ILO Unemployment Rate, Average Earnings, Claimant Count, House Price Index, Retail Sales, Public Sector Net Borrowing, Business Investment — Also
Debt Management Office (DMO) Government Debt Auctions
Private Organisations —–
British Banking Association (BBA) Private High Street Banking (Mortgage Lending, Credit Card Market)
Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Private Business Survey
GfK Group Private
Markit Economics Private PMI (Manufacturing, Services, Composite)
Nationwide Private Housing Prices Main:
British Retail Consortium Private Shop Price Index, Retail Sales Monitor
Halifax Private House Price Index
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Private Housing Price Balance
Conference Board Private Leading Economic Index (LEI), Coincident Economic Index (CEI), Lagging Economic Index (LEI), Consumer Confidence
National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) Private GDP Estimate
Rightmove Private House Price Index Main – Data