Ten key takeaways from UK's Autumn Budget 2021

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International Investment's sister title Investment Week summarises ten of the key points from Chancellor Rishi Sunak's address to Parliament earlier today (27 October). 1. OBR revises forecasts The Office for Budget of Responsibility (OBR) downgraded its unemployment forecast and increased its growth projections. The OBR's revised growth forecast has increased from 4.5% to 6.5% for 2021, followed by 6% in 2022 and 2.1%, 1.3% and 1.6% over the next three years respectively. Meanwhile, the OBR downgraded its unemployment forecast from 12% to 5.2%, according to the Chancellor, while ...

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