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U.K. | 20 September 2018 August's Jump in CPI Inflation is More Noise than Signal
August's consumer price figures caught everyone by surprise. CPI inflation increased to 2.7%, from 2.4% in July, greatly exceeding the consensus and the MPC's forecast, 2.4%.

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20 September 2018 August's Jump in CPI Inflation is More Noise than Signal

By Samuel Tombs

August's consumer price figures caught everyone by surprise. CPI inflation increased to 2.7%, from 2.4% in July, greatly exceeding the consensus and the MPC's forecast, 2.4%.

Posted: 19th Sep 2018 in 'U.K.'

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