The United Kingdom released the gross domestic product figures for the third quarter, where the quarterly GDP was revised higher to 0.6% from the previous reading of 0.5%, better than expectations of 0.5%.

Moreover, the annual GDP index lingered at 0.5% in the third quarter final reading, in line with expectations.

The quarterly total business investment reading expanded by 0.3% from the previous drop of 1.4%, better than the expected unrevised reading, while the annual index was revised higher to 4.3% up from the previous 0.3%, also better than the expected unchanged reading.