The United Kingdom released the jobs report for September, where the claimant count rate expanded to 5.0% from the previous of 4.9% in line with expectations.

On the other hand, jobless claims figure for September advanced by 17.5 thousands from the revised prior of 19.1 thousands from 20.3 thousands, better than the expected 24.0 thousands rise.

Moreover, ILO unemployment rate for the three months ending in August rose to 8.1% from 7.9%, worse than expectations of 8.0%.

Concerning the average weekly earning for the three months ending in August, the index expanded by 2.8% from the revised previous of 2.9% from 2.8% in line with expectations. In addition, the weekly earning excluding bonus index expanded by 1.8% from 2.1%, below expectations of 1.9%.