OctaFX | OctaFX Forex Broker
Open trading account
Back

Sweden: Upside surprise in inflation - TDS

Analysts at TD Securities explains that Sweden’s December inflation report came out largely in line with expectations, with a slight upside surprise for headline CPIF at 2.2% y/y.

Key Quotes

“The CPIF ex-energy component came in at 1.5% y/y, but both in line with the Riksbank's recent forecasts. Looking through the details, package holidays, food, and home furnishings saw strong monthly gains, while communications prices continue to drag.”

“Given the next Riksbank hike is unlikely until the second half of the year, they'll take comfort in today's data, but hope to see continued constructive inflation figures through the next 6-9 months.”

UK PM May boosts Pound ahead of Brexit vote

UK PM May has spoken about her Brexit deal ahead of tomorrow's Parliamentary vote. Among the most relevant things she mentioned were: Government do
Read more Previous

Asia: Dovish twist in the larger economies – ABN AMRO

Arjen van Dijkhuizen, senior economist at ABN AMRO, suggests that with slowing Asian growth, downside risks have risen, and the question arises whethe
Read more Next
Start livechat