U.K. manufacturing PMI edges up to 48.3 in March from 47.9 in February; Q1 average PMI slips to...

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U.K. manufacturing PMI edges up to 48.3 in March from 47.9 in February; Q1 average PMI slips to 49 from 49.2 in Q4. "These weak numbers may be sufficient to tip the balance and convince more members of the MPC to consider additional QE at their meeting next week," says Markit. (PR)