FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: UK Inflation Slows Slightly In April

UK Inflation Slows Slightly In April

05/23/2018 - 05:00:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - UK inflation slowed slightly in April, data from the Office for National Statistics revealed Wednesday.

Consumer prices climbed 2.4 percent year-on-year in April, slightly slower than the 2.5 percent increase seen in March. The rate was expected to remain at 2.5 percent.

Month-on-month, consumer prices gained 0.4 percent compared to the expected increase of 0.5 percent.

Core inflation that excludes energy, food, alcoholic beverages and tobacco, slowed to 2.1 percent from 2.3 percent a month ago.

Another report from ONS showed that output price inflation held steady at 2.7 percent in April. Economists had forecast inflation to slow to 2.3 percent. Monthly increase in output prices also remained unchanged at 0.3 percent.

Meanwhile, input price inflation rose to a four-month high of 5.3 percent in April from 4.4 percent in March. Nonetheless, this was slower than the expected 5.9 percent.

On a monthly basis, input prices climbed 0.4 percent after gaining 0.1 percent. Prices were expected to rise 1 percent.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2018 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


ARGENTINA: 24-hour National Strike Hits Hard (04 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The 24-hour national strike called by the Argentinean General Confederation of Labor ( ...Full Story»

COLOMBIA: Council Of State Ratifies Sanction To Holcim For Cement Cartel (17 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Colombia's State Council confirmed the sanctions for the sanction imposed by the S ...Full Story»

BRAZIL: Balance Of Payments Records US$ 2.5 Billion Surplus In May (25 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Brazil's balance of payments recorded a US$ 2.545 billion surplus in May, a result ...Full Story»

MOODY'S: Brazil Received The Greatest Share Of Chinese Investment In LatAm (31 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Credit risk rating agency Moody's said China's investments in Latin America sh ...Full Story»

AVIANCA: Pilot Carries Out An Emergency Landing In The Azores (40 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The pilot of a plane of the Colombian airline Avianca carried out an emergency landing ...Full Story»

BRAZIL: Fachin Files Lula Appeal Hearing To Leave Prison (53 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Brazil's Federal Supreme Court (STF) justice Edson Fachin withdrew from Tuesday ...Full Story»

BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 1.55% (58 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Economists surveyed by the Brazilian central bank pared their forecasts for the countr ...Full Story»

BRAZIL: Economists Trim 12-month Inflation Forecast To 4.22% (01 hr(s), 04 min(s), 59 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The median forecast for Brazil's consumer price inflation in the next 12 months fe ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

ARGENTINA: 24-hour National Strike Hits Hard

06/25/2018 - 15:31 PM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - The 24-hour national strike called by the Argentinean General Confederation of Labor ( ...Full Story>>

COLOMBIA: Council Of State Ratifies Sanction To Holcim For Cement Cartel

06/25/2018 - 15:18 PM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Colombia's State Council confirmed the sanctions for the sanction imposed by the S ...Full Story>>

BRAZIL: Balance Of Payments Records US$ 2.5 Billion Surplus In May

06/25/2018 - 15:10 PM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Brazil's balance of payments recorded a US$ 2.545 billion surplus in May, a result ...Full Story>>

MOODY'S: Brazil Received The Greatest Share Of Chinese Investment In LatAm

06/25/2018 - 15:04 PM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Credit risk rating agency Moody's said China's investments in Latin America sh ...Full Story>>

AVIANCA: Pilot Carries Out An Emergency Landing In The Azores

06/25/2018 - 14:55 PM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - The pilot of a plane of the Colombian airline Avianca carried out an emergency landing ...Full Story>>

Binary Options Articles Courtesy of NADEX

These pages, and all content ©TradingCharts.com Inc and other copyright holders. Permission is not granted to redistribute charts, data, news or other information found on this site, in any manner. Although it is believed that information provided is accurate, TradingCharts will not accept liability for any loss or damage that may arise from use of the content, inability to access the website, or delay or failure of receive of any information provided through this site.