Public borrowing expected to rise

AOL Money Staff
George Osborne
George Osborne

Britain's coveted AAA credit rating will come under pressure on Tuesday, with experts predicting more bad news on public finances.


Economists predict public borrowing, excluding financial interventions such as bank bailouts, rose to £15.2 billion in December, compared with a deficit of £14.8 billion last year.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%