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Eurozone June final CPI +0.1% vs +0.1% m/m expected

Latest data released by Eurostat – 18 July 2018 – Prior +0.5% – Final CPI +2.0% vs +2.0% y/y prelim ForexLive Preliminary figures can be found . Core inflation is revised a tick lower to +0.9%, not too good news as it means that inflation slowed down more than expected. That’s not going to help…

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European equities open firmer to start the day

A positive start to proceedings ForexLive The positive tones from Wall St spills over to European stocks as we get the day going. That should continue to keep yen pairs underpinned. Chinese stocks on the other hand have had a rough second half of the day with the Hang Seng trading almost 0.2% lower now…

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UK inflation slowdown is a tell of two tales

There are two sides to the coin on the recent softness in inflation ForexLive Core inflation has now fallen to just under the BOE’s target of 2%, but as long as it doesn’t fall further than that it should give comfort for the central bank to raise rates come August – and given that this…