The U.K. unemployment rate falls to 8% in Q2, down 0.2 percentage point Q/Q. Consensus was for...

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The U.K. unemployment rate falls to 8% in Q2, down 0.2 percentage point Q/Q. Consensus was for 8.1%. The number of people claiming unemployment benefits falls by 5,900 in July to 1.59M, but is up by 35,600 on year. (PR)