UK public finances (PSNCR) recorded a deficit of 16.8 billion pounds in November, compared with the prior deficit 2.4 billion pounds, which was revised to 1.9 billion pounds deficit; while analysts expected a deficit of 12.3 billion pounds.

Public sector net borrowing for the same month showed a deficit of 22.8 billion relative to the revised 8.6 billion pounds from the initial deficit of 9.8 billion pounds, while market expectations were set at a deficit of 16.8 billion pounds.