The Pound Is Tanking, And US Futures Are Sliding After Shock UK GDP

The -0.5% print for Q4 UK GDP really did hit the markets as a surprise.

Pretty much everything is selling off. US futures, which had been only down a touch, are now pointing to a clearly lower open… perhaps the confidence over our own GDP report on Friday is wavering a little bit?

And the pound, of course, is tanking.


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