March 2017 UK Markit/CIPS construction PMI 52.2 vs 52.4 exp

Details from the March 2017 UK Markit/CIPS construction PMI report 4 April 2017
A touch softer than expected and housing activity is slowing to the lowest since last August. The quid took a quick dive to 1.2419 on the headline but quickly bounced to 1.2449, a journey it had started before the data.