It’s a date then, Darling

So the pre-Budget report is going to take place in October, our esteemed new chancellor Alistair Darling confirmed to the expectant masses last week.
Moving the PBR forward a few months wasn’t that much of a surprise, as the whole world had been expecting as much after former UK FD Gordon Brown made a ‘cryptic’ reference to an October PBR in parliament.

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