{FD} Britain reports hate crimes spike after Brexit vote, attacks

U.K. authorities say hate crimes spiked after Britain's vote to leave the European Union and following several extremist attacks this year, raising concerns about a backlash against Muslims, immigrants and others groups.

{FD} UK inflation hits 3 pct as Bank of England mulls rate hike

Official figures show inflation in Britain rising a full percentage point above the Bank of England's target, a development that is set to reinforce market expectations that the central bank will raise interest rates next month for the first time in a decade.